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Hollywood Earth Shattering Scandals. The Infamous, Villains, Nymphomaniacs and Shady Characters in Motion Pictures.: Showbiz, Entertainment and Cinema ... with Money, Fame, Sex, Gossip and Greed Paperback


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Product Details

  • Paperback: 400 pages
  • Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (October 13, 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1441430253
  • ISBN-13: 978-1441430250
  • Product Dimensions: 9.9 x 7.9 x 1.3 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.2 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,829,122 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Written by the legendary Maximillien de Lafayette, author of 250 books, 12 encyclopedias, and the 10 volume "World Who's Who in Jazz, Cabaret, Music and Entertainment." De Lafayette wrote more than 30 books on cinema, showbiz, music, theater, stars and entertainment, Cabaret, Jazz, Hollywood, Broadway, legends and the history of music, Psalms chanting, Spirituals, and songs in the United States from 1601 to the present. He brings to the table several decades of experience, as an author, a director, a syndicated columnist, a producer, and a playwright.

More About the Author

Maximillien de Lafayette (www.maximilliendelafayettebibliography.org/biblio ) wrote 1,575 books and 9 encyclopedias in 25 languages. Since 1960, his books are read by more than 120 million readers around the world. He has to his credits 220 bestsellers confirmed by amazon.com .
His books (Paperback) are available worldwide including amazon, barnes & noble, www.lulu.com and sold by book sellers & distributors around the globe. Almost each week, many of his books make the list of Amazon.com Best-selling books in numerous categories.
He is a recluse mystic and a spiritual teacher and no longer gives interviews or makes public appearances.
De Lafayette is the Editor-in-Chief & Publisher of 5 monthly glossy magazines:
* STARS ILLUSTRATED MAGAZINE http://timessquarepress.com/stars_illustrated.htm
* Art, UFOs & Supernatural Magazine (International Bestselling magazine, now in its Second Season)
* Anunnaki Magazine
* American Psychic & Medium Magazine
* Parapsychology & Mind Power Magazine

De Lafayette is considered as one of the world leading linguists (Ancient & Modern Languages) and historians of ancient civilizations. He wrote 14 dictionaries of various languages, such as, Sumerian, Akkadian, Assyrian, Aramaic, Latin, French, Hittite, Phoenician, Ugaritic, Greek, etc., available at amazon.com and worldwide; to name a few:
* 1-Sumerian-English Dictionary 4 Vol.
* 2-Akkadian-English Dictionary 4 Vol.
* 3-Assyrian-English Dictionary 4 Vol.
* 4-Aramaic-English Dictionary 4 Vol.
* 5-Akkadian/Chaldean-English Dictionary 3 Vol.
* 6-Babylonian-Assyrian Dictionary 4 Vol.
* 7-13 volume Comparative Dictionary of the 14 Ancient Languages of The Middle East and the Near East
* 8-Translation & Explanation of the Sumerian, Babylonian, Akkadian, Chaldean and Assyrian Tablets, Slabs & Literature.
* 9-Comparative Dictionary/Thesaurus of Identical Words in Sumerian Akkadian Assyrian Hittite Chaldean Aramaic Old Babylonian Hebrew Phoenician Ugaritic Ana'kh (12 VOL.)

In 2004, as an expert linguist and a lawyer, Maximillien de Lafayette was commissioned by Yale University, School of Law to translate from English to Arabic, The White House Draft of the New Constitution of Iraq. He is internationally known for his expertise in the history and languages of ancient civilizations, and social-legal studies of the Middle East, with a strong emphasis on tribal dialects, comparative social systems and laws, and Islam.

In addition, Mr. de Lafayette wrote and produced numerous musicals, screenplays, documentaries and world premieres around the world.
He wrote about so many subjects, encompassing Opera, Divas, Hollywood, Cinema, Jazz, Afro-American influence on American music, pioneering work of legends in showbiz, cabaret, fashion, history of art and civilization from 7,000 BC to the present day, extraterrestrials, aliens spaceships, UFOS, mysticism, spiritism, channeling, earth energy, healing, metaphysics, quantum physics, parallel universes, languages, Mesopotamia, international law, Islam, religions, cubism and abstract art, theology, anthropology, world literature, French history, American history, food and beverage, leadership, you name it.
Contact delafayette6@aol.com

Excerpts from his book "THE MYSTIC CHAPLET". His words of wisdom:

* Generosity hides all vices.
* The credentials of a man are not the diplomas on the walls, and the initials after his name (MS. PhD., etc...) but the warmth in his heart, the fairness in his judgment, and the goodness and beauty he spreads around him.
* When you shake the hand of a gentleman, look him in the eyes. When you shake the hand of a thief, look around.
* Your college degree and fat bank mean nothing to me. What really counts is what you have accomplished after graduation and how many times you let the needy share your meal.

* A wise man once said: A penny saved is a penny earned. The truth I tell you: A penny well spent on the needy, is two pennies earned.
* Do not worry about what people might think or write about you. Worry only, if they think you do.
* Learn, progress, succeed, but from time to time dip your mind in the fountain of your heart.

* Many men got their prosperity because of their first woman, and their second woman because of their prosperity.
* Take once. Give twice.
* Give when nobody is watching. Share in the dark and you shall receive in the light.

* My cats and dogs are more important to me than the biggest front page news in the Wall Street Journal.
* Your world consists of 2 wheels; the Macro wheel which is the universe, and the Micro wheel which is you. Unless the two wheels turn in sync, your chances to succeed in life are minimal.
* You can teach someone how to say I love you in English, but you can't teach him how. Love must come from the heart, not from a dictionary.
* The best way to learn is to keep on learning. If you stop, arrogance will take over. If you continue, arrogance may not stop. But if you do, you stop yourself, and learning alone will not get you a VIP invitation to the most important party in town: Their heart!
* Those who did not live their life to its fullest, remain on the shore. Only those who believed in its rainbow could sail the high seas and ride the winds of success and freedom.

* Before you pass a judgment on others, ask yourself what you would have done if you were in their place.
* Do not fully trust a man who has never lost a thing in his life.
* Watch your enemies once, your friends twice, and yourself all the time.
* A day without a charity is a lost day.

* Don't stretch your feet longer than your bed, if you have a hungry dog at home.
* Fight loudly. Give and forgive silently.
* Always ask a professional baker to cook your bread, even if he takes half of it.
* If you are great, they will hail you. If you are greater, they will trail you. If you become the greatest, they will nail you.



* A house with only one door makes too much noise.
* Bad employer, good check. Good employer, bad check.
* Don't tell me why, show me how.
* Don't feed me, teach me.
* Ten more commandments and we will have ten more priests.

* Lower the fence of your vineyard and the size of your bottles will shrink.
* A man who fears and dares is a brave man. A man who dares and does not fear is a fool.
* Fear those who can see only in the dark.
* You know the man not when he arrives but by what he leaves behind.

* Those who arrive late, always have a reason. Those who have a reason are always late.
* In a parade, always ride the white horse.
* If you are rich, people think you know.
* Count your sheep ten times a day, and once, if you have a high fence.
* Don't milk the cow if your bucket is not handy.
* When you are rich, everybody listens but few hear you. When you are poor, nobody listens and everybody hears you.
* Be yourself when you meet others. Be the others when you meet yourself.

* It takes fifty chinchilla corpses to make one coat, and just one to wear it.
* Don't volunteer if you're not needed, it's the same as giving free advice; your friends don't need it and your enemies wouldn't believe it.
* In a race, always finish first because only your wife and dog will remember you finished second.
* All happy families are alike in their joy. Only unhappy ones are different in their sorrow.


* The most beautiful sight to my eyes, is the smile of the woman I love.
* If you want to know more about the occupants of a house, check first their back yard.
* Measure a man by the size of his heart, not the size of his wallet, and the length of his tongue.
* The strongest man in the world is the one who has loyal friends. Might or a hefty bank account cannot substitute loyalty. A bank account can be overdrawn while loyalty has no spending limits.
* Guests who arrive late are excused only if their gifts arrive on time.

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11 of 11 people found the following review helpful By A. ROLAND on May 7, 2010
Format: Paperback
If you look at this guy's previous books you'll find that he is an occult UFO writer. I havent read any of his works; they range in price from $50 to $1000+ (also weird), but whats more strange to me is that this L. Ron. Hubbard'esque writer is now writing about hollywood scandal and charging $300 per book!!
Stranger still, if you look at the review history of the people reviewing it you will see that for the most part they are his strange alien occult followers. Also, they have been all over Amazon leaving reviews on other books in this genre that attempt to convince the reader to buy the book from their supreme leader instead. I find it pretty dishonest and just....weird.
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7 of 9 people found the following review helpful By Janet Silika on December 16, 2009
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I always love to read books about celebrities, especially scandalous ones. This book has it all, great stories, even better pictures. The only reason I can not give this book five stars is because of the numerous misspellings, (i counted three in the first couple of pages). Actors, directors, etc. names have glaring errors, i.e. Virginia Rapp(e), Frank Cap(a)ra. It was distracting and took my mind away from the wonderful stories.
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1 of 4 people found the following review helpful By John A. O'dowd on December 4, 2009
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Hugely prolific author Maximillien de Lafayette has done it again with another brilliant and EXPLOSIVE chronicle of the many unfortunate souls -- past and present -- who have lost their dreams in that stinking, snake-infested cesspool we know as Hollywood. Mr. de Lafayette's commentary is never anything less than razor sharp as he analyzes and dissects what makes so many performers that are blessed with formidable talent, good looks, and personal riches, willingly give up their bodies and minds to the devil. The author does not suffer fools gladly, and he often cuts these individuals very little (if any) slack, which is understandable, since so many of them continue to foolishly throw away the kind of golden opportunities the rest of us can only dream about.

The book's most well-known progenitor, Kenneth Anger's legendary "Hollywood Babylon", was magnificently shocking and hard-hitting in its day, and this book more than matches its power and brilliance.

With "Hollywood Earth Shattering Scandals...", Maximillien de Lafayette takes his readers on a breathtaking ride down Hollywood's darkest and most dangerous streets, and it is a ride I won't soon forget! A superb and impeccable effort from one of the industry's most premier annalists.
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2 of 6 people found the following review helpful By Gary Morgenstein on October 26, 2009
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The extraordinarily gifted Max de Lafayette has hit literary gold again with this dazzling new work. Taking readers on a dizzying journey into the bedrooms and bank accounts of Tinseltown, Max provides an astonishing glimpse into what makes the rich and famous tick -- among other behaviors. If you want a glorious read that you just can't put down, get this book. And while you're at it, get some of his other works, he is an amazing writer.
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