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Great Biographies

Leonardo LCH Lenbenhear "Lenbenhear"
The list author says: "Honest biography inspires and informs perhaps better than any other kind of literature, whether fiction or nonfiction"
An Open Book
An Open Book
"Autobiography of a truly brilliant mind and career. He almost always had something worthwhile to say. A FULL LIFE."
This Is Orson Welles
This Is Orson Welles
"A GIGANTIC GENIUS AND EGO !"
Orson Welles, Volume 1: The Road to Xanadu (Orson Welles / Simon Callow)
Orson Welles, Volume 1: The Road to Xanadu (Orson Welles / Simon Callow)
"Volume 1 of an exhaustive study of the man and his life."
In My Father's Shadow: A Daughter Remembers Orson Welles
In My Father's Shadow: A Daughter Remembers Orson Welles
"Worth reading his daughter's perspective."
What Ever Happened to Orson Welles?: A Portrait of an Independent Career
What Ever Happened to Orson Welles?: A Portrait of an Independent Career
"With emphasis on his film-career as director and actor."
Despite the System: Orson Welles Versus the Hollywood Studios
Despite the System: Orson Welles Versus the Hollywood Studios
"Always the maverick: Orson the troublemaker.(!)"
A Passion for God: The Spiritual Journey of A. W. Tozer
A Passion for God: The Spiritual Journey of A. W. Tozer
"Dr.A.W.Tozer: a man who knew GOD. and walked the walk."
Prodigal Genius: The Life of Nikola Tesla
Prodigal Genius: The Life of Nikola Tesla
"Probably the greatest inventive mind of the 20th Century."
Running the Race: Eric Liddell -- Olympic Champion and Missionary
Running the Race: Eric Liddell -- Olympic Champion and Missionary
"Inspiring biography of the man who was the central character in CHARIOTS OF FIRE. THIS man had greatness in his soul."
Walking from East to West: God in the Shadows
Walking from East to West: God in the Shadows
"The 20th & 21st Century C.S.Lewis of our day. A man whose life and work COUNTERS the cynicism and atheism and nihilism of today's crass and ugly world."
It is Not Death to Die: A New Biography of Hudson Taylor
It is Not Death to Die: A New Biography of Hudson Taylor
"One of the greatest missionaries and men of faith the world has ever known. "right up there" with the apostle Paul."
The Life and Ministry of William Booth: Founder of The Salvation Army
The Life and Ministry of William Booth: Founder of The Salvation Army
"A life well lived FOR CHRIST."
The Authoritative Life of General William Booth Founder of the Salvation Army (Classic Reprint)
The Authoritative Life of General William Booth Founder of the Salvation Army (Classic Reprint)
"More on "The General"."
Sinatra: The Life
Sinatra: The Life
""THE VOICE" "The Man" ... leader of the Rat Pack. ... whadda life !"
Lady Blue Eyes: My Life with Frank
Lady Blue Eyes: My Life with Frank
"An insider's view. He was a remarkable man, no doubt."
Mr. S: My Life with Frank Sinatra
Mr. S: My Life with Frank Sinatra
"another insider's view. NO ONE could quite romance a lyric the way "the master" and "the voice" could ! no one."
His Way: The Unauthorized Biography of Frank Sinatra
His Way: The Unauthorized Biography of Frank Sinatra
"the gossipy side of the street."
The Danny Kaye story
The Danny Kaye story
"one of my all-time favorite entertainers and human beings. an amazing talent !"
The Life Story of Danny Kaye
The Life Story of Danny Kaye
"more on this fantastic person."
Nobodys Fool The Lives of Danny Kaye - 1994 publication.
Nobodys Fool The Lives of Danny Kaye - 1994 publication.
"One of the smartest, sharpest men who ever lived. totally, TOTALLY loaded with talent!"
Frank: The Voice
Frank: The Voice
"The first volume of what is probably THE definitive biography of this incredible life."
How Sweet It Is: The Jackie Gleason Story
How Sweet It Is: The Jackie Gleason Story
"He made middle class America laugh more than perhaps any other."
Jackie Gleason: An Intimate Portrait of the Great One
Jackie Gleason: An Intimate Portrait of the Great One
"More on Jackie"
The golden ham;: A candid biography of Jackie Gleason
The golden ham;: A candid biography of Jackie Gleason
"For the true Jackie fan."
Cavett
Cavett
"The consummate interviewer and conversationalist."
The Lives of Norman Mailer: A Biography
The Lives of Norman Mailer: A Biography
"A maverick intellectual if ever there was one."
Norman Mailer: The Last Romantic
Norman Mailer: The Last Romantic
"Mr.Anti-feminist himself. sure he was nuts, ... but a genius at being himself."
King of the Night: The Life of Johnny Carson
King of the Night: The Life of Johnny Carson
"This is the guy who, in many ways, we all admired the most. smooth, witty, ruthless."
More Than Laughter: My Days on the Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
More Than Laughter: My Days on the Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
"THE late night program that America followed for some 30 years."
Inventing Late Night: Steve Allen And the Original Tonight Show
Inventing Late Night: Steve Allen And the Original Tonight Show
"more interesting insight on the development of the Tonite Show."
Mark it and strike it, an autobiography
Mark it and strike it, an autobiography
"Someone should right a definitive biography about this remarkably talented man."
Robin Williams: A Biography
Robin Williams: A Biography
"manic maniac-depressive anyone? brilliant. fearless."
The Films of Woody Allen: Critical Essays
The Films of Woody Allen: Critical Essays
"yeah. genius is often a bit twisted, ... sometimes MORE than a bit twisted."
Woody Allen: A Biography
Woody Allen: A Biography
"I'm sure not the half has been told."
Furious Love: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, and the Marriage of the Century
Furious Love: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, and the Marriage of the Century
Richard Burton: A Life
Richard Burton: A Life
"Fascinating biography of a tormented and troubled genius."
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