8 edition of As befits a legend found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 244-247) and index.
|Statement||Michael Paul Driskel.|
|LC Classifications||NA6165 .D75 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 251 p. :|
|Number of Pages||251|
|LC Control Number||93012099|
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As Befits a Legend bridges the disciplines of history and art history and will appeal to historians of architecture, sculpture, society, and culture, as well as those readers fascinated with the history and legend of Napoleon. Nearly photographs of 19th-century statuary, drawings, and lithographs complement the text.
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As befits a man of his enormous stature and legacy, to research a book about the life of Michael Jackson is a mammoth, overwhelming task. Thank you so much to the usual suspects for their support and encouragement, particularly Chris Morris and Lindsay Davies. Thanks, too, to Ilona Jasiewicz for her meticulous editing.
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