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Beautiful - a book by Shearer, Stephen Michael


The Life of Hedy Lamarr

Beautiful( )
Author: Shearer, Stephen Michael
Foreword by: Osborne, Robert
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:St. Martin's Press
Imprint:Saint Martin's Griffin
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $21.99
Book Description:

Hedy Lamarr's exotic beauty was heralded across Europe in the early 1930s. Yet she became infamous for her nude scenes in the scandalous movieEcstasy. Trapped in a marriage to one of Austria's munitions barons, a friend of Mussolini's who hid his Jewish heritage to become an "honorary Aryan" at the onset of World War II, Lamarr fled Europe for Hollywood, where she was transformed into one of film's most glamorous celebrities, appearing opposite such actors as Clark Gable,...
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Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Entertainment & Performing Arts
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.21 x 9.01 x 1.35 Inches
Book Weight:1.166 Pounds

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