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John Wayne: The Life and Legend

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 5, 2014

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    John Wayne was a bigger than life star. His classic movies are s

    John Wayne was a bigger than life star. His classic movies are still popular today. Scott Eyman has written a great book about Wayne. The details are great. I really enjoyed it.

    6 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 22, 2014

    Interesting and full of information

    As a John Wayne fan for a long time I was very impressed with the amount of new, to me, information that was included in this book. I knew he did not enter the armed forces in WWII but did not know that he attempted to join the OSS.

    4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted May 23, 2014

    Very informative

    This book answers many questions about the origin, life and times of John Wayne, aka Marion Morrison. Although the book spends a great deal of time discussing the production and direction of many of his movies it also covers his marriages and family fairly well. It is a little drawn out in some areas but was well worth the read.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 13, 2014

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    Great Biography! Then get Hector's Juice and Gary Cooper!

    Great Biography! Then get Hector's Juice and Gary Cooper!

    2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted July 4, 2014

    Good book

    The book was very informative. There was a lot of details given about his movies. The book was well written, I enjoyed it.

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  • Posted June 9, 2014

    Enjoyable read

    I found the book to be a very balanced story of John Wayne's life.
    It didn't seek to lift him above human status, but didn't strive to denigrate the man he was either.
    It lets you see the man behind the film screen, faults and all.
    I enjoyed it a great deal although it did seem repetitive and wordy at times.
    Overall I liked it very well.

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