Bob Hope, a Life in Comedy

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From Bob Hope's early career in vaudeville to his trailblazing success as a radio, television, and film star, this up-to-date biography takes an appreciative and entertaining look at one very funny man's life and times. Through anecdotes, photographs, and, yes, plenty of jokes, William Robert Faith reveals the real Bob Hope from his boyhood in England and Ohio to his present status as a legend.

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William Robert Faith is a professor at the University of Southern California's School of Journalism.

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