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The Resource Winchell : gossip, power and the culture of celebrity, Neal Gabler

Winchell : gossip, power and the culture of celebrity, Neal Gabler

Label
Winchell : gossip, power and the culture of celebrity
Title
Winchell
Title remainder
gossip, power and the culture of celebrity
Statement of responsibility
Neal Gabler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the life of one of America's most powerful journalists, focusing on his creation of a culture of celebrity and his use of gossip as a source of power
Summary
An in-depth biography of one of America's most powerful journalists discusses the life and times of Walter Winchell, his creation of a culture of celebrity, and his dramatic influence on journalism and the events of his day
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 1994.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
162241
Cataloging source
BRL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gabler, Neal
Dewey number
070.92
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Winchell, Walter
  • Gossip columns
  • Journalists
  • Winchell, Walter
  • Gossip columns
  • Journalists
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
gossip, power, and the culture of celebrity
Label
Winchell : gossip, power and the culture of celebrity, Neal Gabler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 649-659) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- pt. 1. Walter Winchell. The curse ; Newsboy ; Surviving -- pt. 2. W.W. Filling the void ; Stardom ; At war ; Lost -- pt. 3. Walter Winchell. A head for an eye ; The enemy of my enemy ; "He'll wake up one day ..." -- Epilogue
Control code
ocm33275245
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
xvi, 681 pages, [32] pages of plates
Isbn
9780679764397
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)33275245
Label
Winchell : gossip, power and the culture of celebrity, Neal Gabler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 649-659) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- pt. 1. Walter Winchell. The curse ; Newsboy ; Surviving -- pt. 2. W.W. Filling the void ; Stardom ; At war ; Lost -- pt. 3. Walter Winchell. A head for an eye ; The enemy of my enemy ; "He'll wake up one day ..." -- Epilogue
Control code
ocm33275245
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
xvi, 681 pages, [32] pages of plates
Isbn
9780679764397
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)33275245

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