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The Resource Behind every great man : forgotten women behind the world's famous and infamous, Marlene Wagman-Geller

Behind every great man : forgotten women behind the world's famous and infamous, Marlene Wagman-Geller

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Behind every great man : forgotten women behind the world's famous and infamous
Title
Behind every great man
Title remainder
forgotten women behind the world's famous and infamous
Statement of responsibility
Marlene Wagman-Geller
Title variation
Behind every great man
Title variation remainder
forgotten women behind the worlds famous and infamous
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This witty, illuminating book reveals the remarkable stories of forty captivating females, from Constance Lloyd (Mrs. Oscar Wilde) to Carolyn Adams (Mrs. Jerry Garcia), who have stood behind their legendary partners and helped to humanize them, often at the cost of their own careers, reputations, and happiness. Through fame and its attendant ills<U+2014>alcoholism, infidelity, mental illness, divorce, and even attempted murder<U+2014>these powerful women quietly propelled their men to the top and changed the course of history
Member of
Summary
From ancient times to the present, men have gotten most of the good ink. Yet standing just outside the spotlight are the extraordinary, and overlooked, wives and companions who are just as instrumental in shaping the destinies of their famous—and infamous—men
Storyline
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
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10416251
Cataloging source
DLC
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Wagman-Geller, Marlene
Dewey number
920.72
Index
index present
LC call number
CT120
LC item number
.W33 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Celebrities
  • Women
  • Married women
  • Wives
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adult
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forgotten women behind the world's famous and infamous
Label
Behind every great man : forgotten women behind the world's famous and infamous, Marlene Wagman-Geller
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The enchanted princess: Mrs. Karl Marx -- The flying dutchman: Mrs. Richard Wagner -- The importance of being Constance: Mrs. Oscar Wilde -- Ba: Mrs. Mohandas Gandhi -- Doxerl and Johonzel: Mrs. Albert Einstein -- A rose is a rose is a rose is a rose: Mrs. Gertrude Stein -- The stepping stone: Mrs. Bill Wilson -- Life's leading lady: Mrs. Alfred Hitchcock -- I didn't forget you: Mrs. Simon Wiesenthal -- The white horse girl and the blue wind boy: Mrs. Frank Lloyd Wright -- Where light and shadow meet: Mrs. Oskar Schindler -- Tristan und Isolde: Mrs. Salvador Dali -- Herr Wolff: Mrs. Adolf Hitler -- Fade away: Mrs. Douglas MacArthur -- Madame butterfly: Mrs. Julius Rosenberg -- The man with the golden pen: Mrs. Ian Fleming -- Beloved infidel: Mrs. F. Scott Fitzgerald -- Any other man: Mrs. Billy Graham -- Here's to you: Mrs. Jackie Robinson -- The lady and the tramp: Mrs. Charlie Chaplin -- Not with mice: Mrs. Pablo Picasso -- Camp Betty: Mrs. Gerald Ford -- The Polish rider: Mrs. Aldous Huxley -- And God walked in: Mrs. C.S. Lewis -- A brief history of love: Mrs. Stephen Hawking -- The book of Ruth: Mrs. Bernie Madoff -- Maza shelaza: Mrs. Jim Henson -- What's in a name? Mrs. Malcolm X -- The stolen hours: Mrs. Samuel beckett -- One hundred times more: Mrs. Nelson Mandela -- Mrs. Blue Eyes: Mrs. Frank Sinatra -- After the fall: Mrs. Arthur Miller -- For remembrance: Mrs. Timothy Leary -- The merry prankster: Mrs. Jerry Garcia -- Set the night on fire: Mrs. Jim Morrison -- Little frog: Mrs. Lech Walesa -- Heart: Mrs. Larry Flynt -- The dragon's roar: Mrs. Stieg Larsson -- The sting: Mrs. Gordon Sumner (Mrs. Sting) -- How deep was their love: Mrs. Robin Gibb
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9781492603054
Lccn
2014036969
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 900665411
  • (OCoLC)900665411
Label
Behind every great man : forgotten women behind the world's famous and infamous, Marlene Wagman-Geller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The enchanted princess: Mrs. Karl Marx -- The flying dutchman: Mrs. Richard Wagner -- The importance of being Constance: Mrs. Oscar Wilde -- Ba: Mrs. Mohandas Gandhi -- Doxerl and Johonzel: Mrs. Albert Einstein -- A rose is a rose is a rose is a rose: Mrs. Gertrude Stein -- The stepping stone: Mrs. Bill Wilson -- Life's leading lady: Mrs. Alfred Hitchcock -- I didn't forget you: Mrs. Simon Wiesenthal -- The white horse girl and the blue wind boy: Mrs. Frank Lloyd Wright -- Where light and shadow meet: Mrs. Oskar Schindler -- Tristan und Isolde: Mrs. Salvador Dali -- Herr Wolff: Mrs. Adolf Hitler -- Fade away: Mrs. Douglas MacArthur -- Madame butterfly: Mrs. Julius Rosenberg -- The man with the golden pen: Mrs. Ian Fleming -- Beloved infidel: Mrs. F. Scott Fitzgerald -- Any other man: Mrs. Billy Graham -- Here's to you: Mrs. Jackie Robinson -- The lady and the tramp: Mrs. Charlie Chaplin -- Not with mice: Mrs. Pablo Picasso -- Camp Betty: Mrs. Gerald Ford -- The Polish rider: Mrs. Aldous Huxley -- And God walked in: Mrs. C.S. Lewis -- A brief history of love: Mrs. Stephen Hawking -- The book of Ruth: Mrs. Bernie Madoff -- Maza shelaza: Mrs. Jim Henson -- What's in a name? Mrs. Malcolm X -- The stolen hours: Mrs. Samuel beckett -- One hundred times more: Mrs. Nelson Mandela -- Mrs. Blue Eyes: Mrs. Frank Sinatra -- After the fall: Mrs. Arthur Miller -- For remembrance: Mrs. Timothy Leary -- The merry prankster: Mrs. Jerry Garcia -- Set the night on fire: Mrs. Jim Morrison -- Little frog: Mrs. Lech Walesa -- Heart: Mrs. Larry Flynt -- The dragon's roar: Mrs. Stieg Larsson -- The sting: Mrs. Gordon Sumner (Mrs. Sting) -- How deep was their love: Mrs. Robin Gibb
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9781492603054
Lccn
2014036969
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 900665411
  • (OCoLC)900665411

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