Deconstructing Sammy
  • Author : Matt Birkbeck
  • Release Date : 16 September 2008
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Genre : Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 280
  • ISBN 13 : UCSC:32106019376919
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Documents an investigation into the illicit life of the entertainment icon to explain his descent into poverty, in an account that offers insight into his alleged connections to the mob and scandalous rumors about his personal life. 100,000 first printing.

Deconstructing Sammy

Deconstructing Sammy

Author : Matt Birkbeck
Publisher : Harper Collins
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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Documents an investigation into the illicit life of the entertainment icon to explain his descent into poverty, in an account that offers insight into his alleged connections to the mob and scandalous rumors about his personal life. 100,000 first printing....

Deconstructing Sammy

Deconstructing Sammy

Author : Matt Birkbeck
Publisher : Harper Collins
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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Sammy Davis Jr. lived a storied life. Adored by millions over a six-decade-long career, he was considered an entertainment icon and a national treasure. But despite lifetime earnings that topped $50 million, Sammy died in 1990 near bankruptcy. His estate was declared insolvent, and there was no possibility of itever using Sammy's ...

Biographical Dictionary of African Americans  Revised Edition

Biographical Dictionary of African Americans Revised Edition

Author : Rachel Kranz
Publisher : Infobase Holdings, Inc
Genre : History
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For centuries, African Americans have made important contributions to American culture. From Crispus Attucks, whose death marked the start of the Revolutionary War, to Oprah Winfrey, perhaps the most recognizable and influential TV personality today, black men and women have played an integral part in American history. This greatly expanded ...