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Winchell

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Winchell

Gossip, Power, and the Culture of Celebrity

By Neal Gabler

Vintage, Paperback, 9780679764397, 704pp.

Publication Date: September 26, 1995

Description

Hailed as the most important and entertaining biography in recent memory, Gabler's account of the life of fast-talking gossip columnist and radio broadcaster Walter Winchell "fuses meticulous research with a deft grasp of the cultural nuances of an era when virtually everyone who mattered paid homage to Winchell" (Time). of photos.