The Secret Parts of Fortune: Three Decades of Intense Investigations and Edgy Enthusiasms

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Random House, 2000 - History - 799 pages
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In this classic collection of three decades of groundbreaking nonfiction, Rosenbaum takes readers on a wildly original tour of the Ame

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Started but didn't finish it. I didn't really like the author's snarky style. Read full review

Contents

Dream Dancing
3
Secrets of the Little Blue
13
Inside the Canned Laughter
42
Copyright

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Ron Rosenbaum's work has appeared in Harper's, The New Yorker, The New Republic, Esquire, and The New York Times Magazine. His book Explaining Hitler has been translated into ten languages. He writes "The Edgy Enthusiast" column for the New York Observer and is at work on his next book, on Shakespeare scholars. Aware of the controversy over authors posing with their pets on book jackets, he has not posed with his soulful cat, Stumpy (depicted here), whose comic genius is described on pages 710-15 of this volume.

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