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Mr. Playboy: Hugh Hefner and the American Dream

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"Watts, a history professor turned biographer, analyzes the life and times of Hugh Hefner in this fascinating biography. Relating Hef's departure from Esquire magazine and subsequent role as editor-in-chief of Playboy, the story offers readers new insights into the life of one of the most renowned entrepreneurs of the 20th century. Ray Porter gives a rousing, commanding reading that exercises his captivating voice. His strong voice contains a certain journalistic integrity that holds the listener's attention, and his unbiased tone allows listeners to draw their own conclusions about Hefner. A Wiley hardcover (Reviews, July 28)." Publishers Weekly (Copyright Reed Business Information, Inc.)

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Hugh Hefners life behind the public persona, from awkward schoolboy to cultural iconwritten with his full cooperation.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781433249242
Author:
Watts, Steven
Publisher:
Blackstone Audiobooks
Read by:
Porter, Ray
Read:
Porter, Ray
Subject:
Editors, Journalists, Publishers
Subject:
Rich & Famous
Subject:
Audiobooks
Subject:
Journalists -- United States.
Subject:
Biography - General
Edition Description:
Ubr
Publication Date:
20081031
Binding:
Compact Disc
Language:
English
Dimensions:
5.80x5.30x2.00 in. .90 lbs.
Media Run Time:
110

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Product details pages Blackstone Audiobooks - English 9781433249242 Reviews:
"Publishers Weekly Review" by , "Watts, a history professor turned biographer, analyzes the life and times of Hugh Hefner in this fascinating biography. Relating Hef's departure from Esquire magazine and subsequent role as editor-in-chief of Playboy, the story offers readers new insights into the life of one of the most renowned entrepreneurs of the 20th century. Ray Porter gives a rousing, commanding reading that exercises his captivating voice. His strong voice contains a certain journalistic integrity that holds the listener's attention, and his unbiased tone allows listeners to draw their own conclusions about Hefner. A Wiley hardcover (Reviews, July 28)." Publishers Weekly (Copyright Reed Business Information, Inc.)
"Synopsis" by , Hugh Hefners life behind the public persona, from awkward schoolboy to cultural iconwritten with his full cooperation.
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