Rebel Without Applause

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  • Rebel Without Applause

  • Auteur : Jay Landesman
  • Editeur : Open Road Media
  • Isbn Code : 1504032659
  • Genre : Biography & Autobiography
  • Nombre de pages : 286
  • Date de publication : 2016-03-29
  • Évaluation des livres 4.5
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The comedians of the 1950s and 1960s were a totally different breed of relevant, revolutionary performer from any that came before or after, comics whose humor did much more than pry guffaws out of audiences. Gerald Nachman p ...

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