8 edition of An American biography found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Pat McNees ; forword by Robert Kanigel.|
|LC Classifications||HD9705.5.H932 W435 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 341 p. :|
|Number of Pages||341|
|LC Control Number||94037891|
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About the Author Blair Jackson is a longtime journalist whose area of Cited by: Jean Stein’s classic biography of Edie is an American fable on an epic scale - the story of a short, crowded and vivid life which is also the story of a decade like no other.
‘Edie Sedgwick was the spirit of the sixties, and these pages capture her power to dazzle us This is the book of the Sixties we have been waiting for’ Norman Mailer/5(). In Flag: An American Biography, Marc Leepson explores the history of the U.S. flag and the role it has played in American society.
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A Portrait of My Father. Born into a family of wealthy and patrician New Englanders, Edie Sedgwick became, in the s, bfoth an emblem of, and a memorial to, the doomed world spawned by Andy Warhol.
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"Edie: An American Biography" by Jean Stein is a non-fiction account of the life of Edie Sedgwick, an actress, model and socialite who came into prominence in the s. Edie was one of the most popular women in the world for a time, although her psychological problems and drug addictions made her "reign" turbulent and short.
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"Napalm" means any petrochemical — for example, gasoline, kerosene, or benzene — ebook has had chemicals added to it to thicken, or gel, it and make it function more effectively as an incendiary.
Napalms are stickier, and burn hotter, than unadulterated hydrocarbons. As the Oxford English Dictionary writes.