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The life and legend of Gene Fowler

by Harry Allen Smith

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Published by Morrow in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fowler, Gene, 1890-1960,
  • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementH. Allen Smith.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3511.O93 Z884
    The Physical Object
    Pagination319 p. :
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4896468M
    ISBN 100688031889
    LC Control Number76030544

    GREAT BIOGRAPHIES: CAPTAIN BLIGH AND Mr. CHRISTIAN, THE AGONY AND THE ECSTASY, THE LIFE AND WORK OF SIGMUND FREUD, GOOD NIGHT, SWEET PRINCE. Richard Hough, Irving Stone, Ernest Jones, Gene Fowler. Ben Hecht thought Fowler would “take his rightful place in the ranks of Steinbeck, O’Hara, Lardner, and Twain.” “I believe,” wrote his biographer H. Allen Smith in , “that Fowler’s books will be read when the menudo of the Mailers and the posturings of the Philip Roths and, yes, the cosmic confusions of the Faulkners and.

    Smith's London journal;: Now first published from the original manuscript by H. Allen Smith and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at He died in San Francisco, and his last book, The Life and Legend of Gene Fowler, was published posthumously in His papers are in special collections. Robert L. Lippert (6, words) exact match in snippet view article find links to article by Gene Fowler.

      Fowler uses statistics and case studies to detail the effects of church abuse on clergy and their immediate families. A ministerial termination can lead to struggles for financial survival, the loss of reputation and ministerial identity, emotional harm, psychological . Poor H. Allen Smith's Almanac #1 by H. Allen Smith and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at


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Allen Smith brings Gene Fowler to life in a way that makes you laugh, but also lays it on the line. He tells it like it is, er, was and writes in a manner that makes you take time during it to do some thinking.

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