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Howard Hughes
By Peter Harry Brown

Howard Hughes

The Untold Story

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Howard Hughes by Peter Harry Brown

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Howard Hughes was one of the most amazing, intriguing, and controversial figures of the twentieth century. He was the billionaire head of a giant corporation, a genius inventor, an ace pilot, a matinee-idol-handsome playboy, a major movie maker who bedded a long list of Hollywood glamour queens, a sexual sultan with a harem of teenage consorts, a political insider with intimate ties to Watergate, a Las Vegas kingpin, and ultimately a bizarre recluse whose final years and shocking death were cloaked in macabre mystery. Now he is the subject of Martin Scorsese's biopic The Aviator. Few people have been able to penetrate the wall of secrecy that enshrouded this complex man. In this fascinating, revelation-packed biography, the full story of one of the most daring, enigmatic, and reclusive power brokers America has ever known is finally told.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780306813924
ISBN-10: 0306813920
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 30mm)
Pages: 528
Imprint: Da Capo Press Inc
Publisher: The Perseus Books Group
Publish Date: 13-Oct-2004
Country of Publication: United States

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Howard Hughes by Peter Harry Brown Howard Hughes, Paperback (December 2004)

* Definitive, compelling, wildly entertaining account of Hollywood legend Howard Hughes - reissued to tie-in with release of Scorsese biopic THE AVIATOR starring Leonardo DiCaprio

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Author Biography - Peter Harry Brown

Peter Harry Brown is, with Pat H. Broeske, the author of Down at the End of Lonely Street: The Life and Death of Elvis Presley. He is a journalist and author of the New York Times bestseller Marilyn: The Last Take. Formerly with the Los Angeles Times, Pat H. Broeske is a veteran entertainment reporter who writes for Entertainment Weekly and the New York Times. Like Brown, Broeske lives in southern California.

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