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Duke: The Real Story of John Wayne, with Special Photo Section
Duke The Real Story of John Wayne with Special Photo Section Author:Jean Ramer John Wayne is one of the superstars of all time, an American institution. He's made millions for himself and billions for the film industry. And he's also won an Academy Award for his portrayal of Rooster Cogburn in True Grit. — Yet Wayne's personal life is not well known. What's behind the he-man image? What sort of human being is this man w... more »ho is larger than life on screen?
Here is the candid story of "Big Duke" - his early years on a farm, his start in the movies, his big break in Stagecoach, his great friendship with director John Ford, his controversial politics, his courageous bout with cancer, his stormy love life and three marriages. Here is a hard-hitting look at a man who's hated by some, loved by many, but respected and admired by all!« less