- ISBN: 9780544217621
- ISBN: 0544217624
- Description: 294 pages,  unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
- Publisher: Boston : An Eamon Dolan Book/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.
- 19 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).
- 1 copy at Gloucester. (Show all copies)
0 current holds with 21 total copies.
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|Gloucester||Adult Nonfiction||920/CARSON (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Beverly Farms||Adult Nonfiction||PN 1992.4 .C28 B88 2013 (Text to phone)||Available||-|
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|Melrose||New Books (Browsing Room)||Biography 791.45 Carson Bushkin (Text to phone)||Available||-|
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|General Note:|| Includes index.
|Contents Note:|| 1979: The star among stars -- 1970: Breaking in -- 1970: Calamity John -- 1972: Joanne and Joanna -- 1972-1978: Stairway to paradise -- 1979: NBC-See ya -- 1979-1980: Free agency -- 1979-1980: Clear sailing -- 1980-1981: The inauguration -- 1972-1980: Vegas -- 1980-1984: Hobson's choices -- 1982-1985: Homme et Femme -- 1982-1985: Days of Weinberger and neuroses -- 1987: Darkness falls -- 1987-1988: The end.
|Summary:|| A revealing and incisive account of the King of Late Night at the height of his fame and power, by his lawyer, wingman, fixer, and closest confidant. From 1962 until 1992, Johnny Carson hosted The Tonight Show and permeated the American consciousness. In the '70s and '80s he was the country's highest-paid entertainer and its most enigmatic. He was notoriously inscrutable, as mercurial (and sometimes cruel) off-camera as he was charming and hilarious onstage. It is a tautly rendered and remarkably nuanced portrait of Carson, revealing not only how he truly was, but why. .--Publisher's description.
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