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6 edition of Jimmy Stewart found in the catalog.

Jimmy Stewart

A Wonderful Life

by Jonathan Coe

  • 275 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Arcade Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Stewart, James,
  • Entertainment & Performing Arts - Actors & Actresses,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • United States,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Motion picture actors and actresses,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Motion picture actors and actr,
  • Entertainment & Performing Arts - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Entertainment & Performing Arts,
  • Biography,
  • Stewart, James,,
  • 1908-,
  • 1908-1997

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8612007M
    ISBN 101559703253
    ISBN 109781559703253

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Jimmy Stewart by Jonathan Coe Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book is not a biography, but a grade school report of the people and movies that surrounded Jimmy Stewart. There is a much better "biography" of Jimmy in the book, "Jimmy Stewart: Bomber Pilot" Though that book focuses mostly on his war years, there is better information about Jimmy's pre and postwar life in that book than there is in this 4/5(76).

This book gives a fairly straight-forward account of Jimmy Stewart’s love affair with flying and his urgent need use his flying skills for his country. Oh yes, he was a very successful actor too, but apparently his real sense of worth came from his involvement and leadership in the Mighty Eighth Air Force when based in England and flying /5().

Despite my apprehension, I was pleasantly surprised by Jimmy Stewart: A Biography. Although one must always be wary of any biography written on any celebrity--especially one who is dead and especially described in a book not Mark Eliot created some waves in "classic film star fans'" world when he published Cary Grant: A Biography a few years ago/5.

In a new book of the same name, investigative reporter James B. Stewart digs into the accusation, the Russia investigation, Trump's way of surrounding. Jimmy Stewart and His Poems is a perfect gift, one that fans will treasure as much as Jimmy Stewart's timeless performances.

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/5(). Looking for books by James Stewart. See all books authored by James Stewart, including Jimmy Stewart book Early Transcendentals, and Calculus (with Tools for Enriching Calculus, Video CD-ROM, iLrn Homework, and vMentor), and more on When he left Hollywood Jimmy Stewart book MarchJimmy Stewart was America's boy next door movie star and a recent Academy Award winner.

He left all that behind to join the United States Army Air Corps and fulfill his family mission to serve his country—only to face obstacle after /5(). Jimmy Stewart and His Poems book. Read 58 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

1 cassette / 30 minutesRead by the Author, Jimmy Stewar /5. Directed by Richard Quine. With James Stewart, Kim Novak, Jack Lemmon, Ernie Kovacs. A modern-day witch likes her neighbor but despises his fiancée, so she enchants him to love her instead, only to fall in love with him for real/10(K).

Cybermodeler Online, July “Jimmy Stewart: Bomber Pilot is a well-written book that will provide a unique look into some operation history and the characteristics of a quiet man that is an icon of a true American hero.

This title is highly recommended!”/5(32). Jimmy Stewart: Bomber Pilot is a book dedicated to Jimmy Stewart's war time and Air National Guard service.

For somebody who thinks It's a Wonderful Life is the most over rated movie in history I will still not look at Jimmy Stewart the same again, now I /5. Early life and education.

Stewart was born in Quincy, graduated from DePauw University and Harvard Law School. Career. He is a member of the Bar of New York, the Bloomberg Professor of Business and Economic Journalism at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, Editor-at-Large of SmartMoney magazine, and author of Tangled Webs: How False Statements are Alma mater: DePauw University.

James Maitland Stewart was born onin Indiana, Pennsylvania, the eldest child and only son born to Elizabeth Ruth (née Jackson; –) and Alexander Maitland Stewart (–). Stewart had two younger sisters, Mary (–) and Virginia (–).

He was of Scottish and Ulster-Scot ancestry. The Stewart family had lived in Pennsylvania for many mater: Princeton University (B.A., ).

Jimmy Stewart, Bomber Pilot chronicles his long journey to become a bomber pilot in combat. Author Starr Smith, the intelligence officer assigned to the movie star, recounts how Stewart's first battles were with the Air Corps high command, who insisted on keeping the naturally talented pilot out of harm's way as an instructor pilot for B 4/5(6).

Bell, Book and Candle is a American Technicolor comedy-drama romance film directed by Richard Quine, based on the successful Broadway play by John Van Druten adapted by Daniel stars Kim Novak as a witch who casts a spell on her neighbor, played by James supporting cast features Jack Lemmon, Ernie Kovacs, Hermione Gingold, and Elsa by: George Duning.

While certain to be an enduringly popular addition to community and academic library American Biography collections and a 'must' for all Jimmy Stewart fans, it should be noted for personal reading lists that Mission: Jimmy Stewart and the Fight for Europe is also available in a Kindle format." —Midwest Book ReviewBrand: GoodKnight Books.

A terrific book written about the military career of Jimmy Stewart. Written by Starr Smith, with a forward by Walter Cronkite, this book accurately traces the military career of Jimmy Stewart from his induction into the U.S.

Army as a private, to his final days in Hollywood. The book provides a glimpse into the. This week a book on Jimmy Stewart will be published that closely examines the star's private life, including how he lost his virginity to Ginger Rogers when he was in his twenties. Over a career that spanned forty-three years and seventy-seven films, Jimmy Stewart went from leading man to national idol.

Classics such as Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, The Philadelphia Story, Harvey, and, of course, It’s A Wonderful Life are far more than mere movies; they are visions of America as it wanted to be seen.

With his inimitable (though widely mimicked) down-home drawl, Jimmy 5/5(1). Author Robert Matzen writes about this postwar period in the actor's career in the new nonfiction book, "Mission: Jimmy Stewart and the Fight for. An excellent depiction of Jimmy Stewart A hallmark of a nonfiction book or a biography is that it reads like fiction.

This wonderful portrayal of actor Jimmy Stewart reads as if it was the fictional account of his life. The story is intimate. I could not stop reading it every minute I could spare.The Mountain Road is a war film starring James Stewart and directed by Daniel in China and based on the novel of the same name by journalist-historian Theodore H.

White, the film follows the attempts of a U.S. Army major to destroy bridges and roads potentially useful to the Japanese during World War 's time covering China for Time magazine during the war led to an Music by: Jerome Moross.

That was Jimmy Stewart Starr Smith in his unique way of writing has captured the real James Stewart. Jimmy Stewart Bomber Pilot is a must read. Stewart is a true Silent American Hero. Star Smith's Jimmy Stewart Bomber Pilot tells the story of Stewart's military career as it happened.

If you want to know the real Jimmy Stewart this is the book 5/5(5).