Jimmy Stewart: The Truth Behind the Legend

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Barricade Books, 2005 - Biography & Autobiography - 317 pages
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Culled from three decades of interviews with the legendary Hollywood star, his wife, and his fellow performers a portrait of Jimmy Stewart documents his life and career, from his education at Princeton and early Broadway achievements to his movie successes and political beliefs.

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User Review  - Lee - Goodreads

This author's presentation of his interviews and research is very entertaining and enjoyable to read. You a side of Jimmy you would never have known otherwise. An enjoyable read. Read full review

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User Review  - Pat Lampe - Goodreads

I enjoyed this book very much. He led a very full life with many accomplishments and some heartbreak but always remained true to himself. I have become interested in the studio system that used to be ... Read full review


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Michael Munn is an author and film critic. He has written numerous celebrity biographies. In 1974 he began his film writing career with "Film Review", and has since written many critical accounts of motion pictures. He lives in England.

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