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Extraordinary lives

the art and craft of American biography

Published by American Heritage, Distributed by Houghton Mifflin in New York, Boston .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

The unexpected Harry Truman / David McCullough
In search of Emily Dickinson / Richard B. Sewall
Living with Walter Lippmann / Ronald Steel
The Adams women / Paul C. Nagel
The real reasons / Jean Strouse
Lyndon Johnson and the roots of power / Robert A. Caro.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [233]-248.
Based on lectures given at the New York Public Library, winter 1985.


Dewey Decimal Class 808/.06692
Library of Congress CT21 .E97 1986

The Physical Object

Pagination 251 p. ;
Number of pages 251

ID Numbers

Open Library OL2714875M
Internet Archive extraordinaryliv00sbio
ISBN 10 0828112193, 0828112061
LC Control Number 86007867
Library Thing 406753
Goodreads 1569283

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