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Title Johnny Carson [text (large print)] / Henry Bushkin.
Author Bushkin, Henry.
Contents 1979 : the star among stars -- 1970 : breaking in -- 1970 : Calamity John -- 1972 : Joanne and Joanna -- 1972-1978 : stairway to paradise -- 1979 : NBC-- See ya -- 1979-1980 : Free agency -- 1979-1980 : Clear sailing -- 1980-1981 : The inauguration -- 1972-1980 : Vegas -- 1980-1984 : Hobson's choices -- 1982-1985 : homme et femme -- 1982-1985 : days of Weinberger and neuroses -- 1987 : Darkness falls -- 1987-1988 : The end.
Summary From 1962 until 1992, Johnny Carson hosted The Tonight Show and permeated the American consciousness. The country's highest-paid entertainer and its most enigmatic, he was as mercurial off-camera as he was charming and hilarious onstage. Now Carson's longtime lawyer and best friend, Henry Bushkin, shows us Johnny with a breathtaking clarity and depth that nobody else could, revealing not only how Johnny Carson truly was, but why.

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Publisher Detroit : Thorndike Press, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2014.
2013
Edition Large print edition.
Description 457 pages (large print), 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm.
DESCRIPT text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Subject Carson, Johnny, 1925-2005.
Television personalities -- United States -- Biography.
Tonight show (Television program)
Large type books.
Large type books.
SERIES Thorndike Press large print biography
Series Thorndike Press large print biography series.
ISBN 9781410465238
1410465233