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The Resource Oprah : a biography, Kitty Kelley

Oprah : a biography, Kitty Kelley

Label
Oprah : a biography
Title
Oprah
Title remainder
a biography
Statement of responsibility
Kitty Kelley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on three years of research and reporting as well as 850 interviews with sources, many of whom have never before spoken for publication, Oprah is the first comprehensive biography of one of the most influential, powerful, and admired public figures of our time. Anyone who is a fan of Oprah Winfrey or who has followed her extraordinary life and career will be fascinated and newly informed by the closely observed, detailed, and well-rounded portrait of her provided by Kitty Kelley's exhaustively researched book. Readers will come away with a greater appreciation of who Oprah really is beyond her public persona and a fuller understanding of her important place in American cultural history.--From publisher description
Summary
An extensively researched biography of Oprah Winfrey examines the personal life and career of the influential icon and discusses her place in modern American culture
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
348161
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kelley, Kitty
Dewey number
791.4502/8/092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Winfrey, Oprah
  • Television personalities
  • African American television personalities
  • Actors
  • African American actors
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
Label
Oprah : a biography, Kitty Kelley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes filmography and other credits.(p. [721]-728)
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [729]-836) and index
Control code
ocn502035516
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st large print ed.
Extent
xviii, 885 p. (large print). [16] p. of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780739377857
Isbn Type
(pbk : lg. print)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)502035516
Label
Oprah : a biography, Kitty Kelley
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes filmography and other credits.(p. [721]-728)
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [729]-836) and index
Control code
ocn502035516
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st large print ed.
Extent
xviii, 885 p. (large print). [16] p. of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780739377857
Isbn Type
(pbk : lg. print)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)502035516

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