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Alistair Cooke

a biography

by Clarke, Nick

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Published by Arcade Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Cooke, Alistair, 1908-,
    • Radio journalists -- United States -- Biography,
    • Television personalities -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [529]-530) and index.

      StatementNick Clarke.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN4874.C666 C58 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 546 p. :
      Number of Pages546
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6792487M
      ISBN 101559705485
      LC Control Number00057602


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