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The Resource George, being George : George Plimpton's life as told, admired, deplored, and envied by 200 friends, relatives, lovers, acquaintances, rivals, and a few unappreciative observers, edited by Nelson W. Aldrich, Jr

George, being George : George Plimpton's life as told, admired, deplored, and envied by 200 friends, relatives, lovers, acquaintances, rivals, and a few unappreciative observers, edited by Nelson W. Aldrich, Jr

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George, being George : George Plimpton's life as told, admired, deplored, and envied by 200 friends, relatives, lovers, acquaintances, rivals, and a few unappreciative observers
Title
George, being George
Title remainder
George Plimpton's life as told, admired, deplored, and envied by 200 friends, relatives, lovers, acquaintances, rivals, and a few unappreciative observers
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nelson W. Aldrich, Jr
Title variation
George, being George
Title variation remainder
George Plimptons life as told, admired, deplored, and envied by 200 friends, relatives, lovers, acquaintances, rivals, and a few unappreciative observers
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of poignant, hilarious, and candid reflections by more than two hundred friends, colleagues, and family members shares memories of the iconic creator of "participatory journalism," following Plimpton's life from his privileged youth to his literary and journalism career in accounts by such notables as William Styron, Norman Mailer, and Calvin Trillin
Biography type
individual biography
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291984
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
818/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3566.L5
LC item number
Z68 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Aldrich, Nelson W
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True
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  • Plimpton, George
  • Authors, American
  • Editors
  • Journalists
Target audience
adult
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George Plimpton's life as told, admired, deplored, and envied by 200 friends, relatives, lovers, acquaintances, rivals, and a few unappreciative observers
Label
George, being George : George Plimpton's life as told, admired, deplored, and envied by 200 friends, relatives, lovers, acquaintances, rivals, and a few unappreciative observers, edited by Nelson W. Aldrich, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
"Books by George Plimpton": p. [409]
Control code
ocn181072666
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
423 p.
Isbn
9781400063987
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2007046215
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)181072666
Label
George, being George : George Plimpton's life as told, admired, deplored, and envied by 200 friends, relatives, lovers, acquaintances, rivals, and a few unappreciative observers, edited by Nelson W. Aldrich, Jr
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
"Books by George Plimpton": p. [409]
Control code
ocn181072666
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
423 p.
Isbn
9781400063987
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2007046215
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)181072666

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