Obituaries in the Performing Arts, 1997: Film, Television, Radio, Theatre, Dance, Music, Cartoons and Pop Culture

Obituaries in the Performing Arts, 1997: Film, Television, Radio, Theatre, Dance, Music, Cartoons and Pop Culture

by Harris M. Lentz
     
 

Here is another in the acclaimed series by Harris Lentz. The obituaries of 493 people associated with the performing arts are accompanied by 302 photographs. Each entry has name, date, place and cause of death, along with a brief recapitulation of their career and citations to major newspaper and periodical stories reporting the death. Filmographies are given for

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Here is another in the acclaimed series by Harris Lentz. The obituaries of 493 people associated with the performing arts are accompanied by 302 photographs. Each entry has name, date, place and cause of death, along with a brief recapitulation of their career and citations to major newspaper and periodical stories reporting the death. Filmographies are given for film and television performers.

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Contains brief biographies of 493 actors, comedians, producers, directors, writers, sports figures, and other performers who died during 1997. Filmographies are included for film and television personalities, while the major works are listed for writers and musicians. Includes 302 b&w photographs. Each entry concludes with citations to major US and British newspapers and periodicals where obituaries appeared. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786404605
Publisher:
McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date:
07/01/1998
Series:
Lentz's Performing Arts Obituaries Series, #4
Pages:
206
Product dimensions:
10.00(w) x 7.00(h) x 0.48(d)

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