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The Resource Johnny Carson, Henry Bushkin

Johnny Carson, Henry Bushkin

Label
Johnny Carson
Title
Johnny Carson
Statement of responsibility
Henry Bushkin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From 1962 until 1992, Johnny Carson hosted The Tonight Show and permeated the American consciousness, becoming both the country's highest-paid entertainer and its most enigmatic. He was notoriously inscrutable, as mercurial off-camera as the was charming and hilarious onstage. Carson's longtime lawyer and best friend, Henry Bushkin, now shows us Johnny with a breathtaking clarity and depth that nobody else could. This engaging, tautly rendered and remarkably nuanced portrait reveals not only how Johnny Carson truly was, but why
Summary
An unreserved and incisive account of the career and personal life of the "King of Late Night" at the height of his fame and influence is shared from the perspective of his lawyer, wingman, fixer, and closest confidant
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10223160
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bushkin, Henry
Dewey number
B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print biography
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  • Carson, Johnny
  • Tonight show (Television program)
  • Television personalities
Target audience
adult
Label
Johnny Carson, Henry Bushkin
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
Machine generated contents note: One.1979: The Star Among Stars -- Two.1970: Breaking In -- Three.1970: Calamity John -- Four.1972: Joanne and Joanna -- Five.1972--1978: Stairway to Paradise -- Six.1979: NBC --- See Ya -- Seven.1979--1980: Free Agency -- Eight.1979--1980: Clear Sailing -- Nine.1980--1981: The Inauguration -- Ten.1972--1980: Vegas -- Eleven.1980--1984: Hobson's Choices -- Twelve.1982--1985: Homme et Femme -- Thirteen.1982--1985: Days of Weinberger and Neuroses -- Fourteen.1987: Darkness Falls -- Fifteen.1987--1988: The End
Control code
000052086928
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
457 pages (large print), 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410465238
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Johnny Carson, Henry Bushkin
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
Machine generated contents note: One.1979: The Star Among Stars -- Two.1970: Breaking In -- Three.1970: Calamity John -- Four.1972: Joanne and Joanna -- Five.1972--1978: Stairway to Paradise -- Six.1979: NBC --- See Ya -- Seven.1979--1980: Free Agency -- Eight.1979--1980: Clear Sailing -- Nine.1980--1981: The Inauguration -- Ten.1972--1980: Vegas -- Eleven.1980--1984: Hobson's Choices -- Twelve.1982--1985: Homme et Femme -- Thirteen.1982--1985: Days of Weinberger and Neuroses -- Fourteen.1987: Darkness Falls -- Fifteen.1987--1988: The End
Control code
000052086928
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
457 pages (large print), 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410465238
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Other physical details
illustrations

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