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The Resource The castle on sunset : love, fame, death and scandal at Hollywood's Chateau Marmont, Shawn Levy

The castle on sunset : love, fame, death and scandal at Hollywood's Chateau Marmont, Shawn Levy

Label
The castle on sunset : love, fame, death and scandal at Hollywood's Chateau Marmont
Title
The castle on sunset
Title remainder
love, fame, death and scandal at Hollywood's Chateau Marmont
Statement of responsibility
Shawn Levy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chateau Marmont has sat atop the Sunset Strip for nearly a century, like the Rock of Gibraltar. It is a place filled with deep secrets but is hidden in plain sight, and its evolution parallels the growth of Hollywood itself. Since the dawn of talking pictures, the Chateau Marmont has promised privacy, mystery and a whiff of old glamour. Billy Wilder, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Gore Vidal and Howard Hughes all spent time as long-term residents in the Chateau. With wit and prowess, Shawn Levy recounts the wild parties and scandalous liaisons, creative breakthroughs and marital breakdowns, births and untimely deaths that the Chateau Marmont has given rise to
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levy, Shawn
Dewey number
  • 979.4'94
  • 791.4'3'0979494
  • 791.430979494
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chateau Marmont (Los Angeles, Calif.)
  • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
  • Motion picture industry
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Celebrities
  • History
Label
The castle on sunset : love, fame, death and scandal at Hollywood's Chateau Marmont, Shawn Levy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781474611831
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
366 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781474611831
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)
Label
The castle on sunset : love, fame, death and scandal at Hollywood's Chateau Marmont, Shawn Levy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781474611831
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
366 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781474611831
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)

Library Locations

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      Shepherds Bush Road Hammersmith, London, W6 7AT, GB
      51.4948594 -0.2239664
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