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The Making of a Liberated Mind Joh Henry Faulk A Biography

Burton, Michael

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ISBN 10: 0890159238 / ISBN 13: 9780890159231
Published by Eakin Press, Austin, TX, 1993
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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(full book description) Eakin Press, Austin, TX, 1993. 1st Edition 1st Printing, Fine/Fine, Hard Cover, w/Dust Jacket. Size=6.5"x9.5", 220pp(Index). 42 B/W Photos. Clean, tight & bright. NO ink names, bookplates, DJ tears etc. Price unclipped. Author SIGNED/INSCRIBED on Half Title Page. ISBN 0890159238 20% OFF our regular catalogue price. SELLING WORLDWIDE since 1987. 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES, WE ALWAYS PACK WITH GREAT CARE!. Bookseller Inventory # CONROY132621I

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Title: The Making of a Liberated Mind Joh Henry ...

Publisher: Eakin Press, Austin, TX

Publication Date: 1993

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: 42 B/W Photos

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: As New

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: First Edition.

Book Type: Book

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Traces the life of the humorist and folklorist, describes his career in radio and television, and discusses his encounter with McCarthyism and blacklisting

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"A loving, yet revealing portrait of one of America's wittiest men."
          --STUDS TERKEL

"During his life, John Henry Faulk had that 'homespun philosopher' image. Underneath that country-boy talk, however, lay a razor-sharp wit and keen mind. He also had that special way of separating the wheat from the chaff, and making us see our own foolishness. Through humor, he made us examine our prejudices. John Henry exhibited conviction and compassion. This book conveys his timeless wisdom and wonderful talent."
          --ANN RICHARDS

"In researching John Henry Faulk, Michael Burton had a rich vein to mine. He mined it well."
          --CACTUS PRYOR

"Persecuted by the blacklist in the dark period of his country's anticommunist hysteria, Faulk fought back, and heroically helped defeat the bigots who sought to stifle America's most precious heritage - the right of free press, speech, and worship. His story is one for the books, and this one is highly recommended.."

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