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Korda

Britain"s only movie mogul

by Charles Drazin

  • 202 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Sidgwick & Jackson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Korda, Alexander, Sir, 1893-1956.,
    • Motion picture producers and directors -- Great Britain -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCharles Drazin.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN1998.3.K67 D73 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 411 p. :
      Number of Pages411
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3727791M
      ISBN 100283063505
      LC Control Number2003374416

      Mar 01,  · The saga of the Korda family is part of the history of movie making. Actually it is a big chunk of movie history between and , because the Korda brothers were three and managed to work in Europe and in USA at the same time, which was rather infrequent at the ogmaexpo.com by: 3. Feb 10,  · In 'Catnip,' Love And Loss Sketched Out In Cat Cartoons Michael Korda's new book Catnip: A Love Story collects the doodles that he created .

      Zoltan Korda (June 3, – October 13, ) was a Hungarian-born motion picture screenwriter, director and ogmaexpo.com made his first film in Hungary in , and worked with his brother Alexander Korda on film-making there and in London. They both moved to the United States in to Hollywood and the American film ogmaexpo.com: Alexander Korda (brother), Vincent Korda . Korda Developments. Company. Community See All. , people like this. , people follow this. About See All. ogmaexpo.com Company. Page Transparency See More. Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a Page. See actions taken by the people who manage and post ogmaexpo.comers: K.

      This is more entertaining than lunch with a power editor at the Four Seasons Grill—full of delicious gossip plus a lesson or two in book publishing. Korda, of course, is a power editor (editor-in-chief of Simon & Schuster) as well as a best-selling author (Man to Man, ; Charmed Lives: A Memoir, ; etc.). He's also a world-class raconteur with apparently total recall. I am a writer as well and have written about my Breakfast Creek cats, ducks, geese, dogs, gardens, and neighbors as Michael Korda did in his charming book, Country Matters. Cat People is a wonderful collaboration of these two people who have come to understand that living in the country is a shared experience, and that company comes and goes /5.


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Michael Korda is the New York Times bestselling author of Horse People, Country Matters, Ulysses S. Grant, Cat People, Journey to a Revolution, and Ike.

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See all books authored by Michael Korda, including With Wings Like Eagles: A History of the Battle of Britain, and Hero LP, and more on ogmaexpo.com Nov 27,  · Korda, a longtime book editor before becoming a full-time author, is like a charming dinner party host offering his personal experience of history A fine introduction for anyone new to this fulcrum point of the 20th century.”/5(80).

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Michael Korda, son of Vincent and thus nephew of Alexander, wrote a roman à clef about Merle Oberon, published after her death. It was entitled Queenie. He also wrote a memoir, Charmed Lives (), about his father, his two uncles and the rest of their large extended ogmaexpo.comves: Zoltan Korda (brother), Vincent.

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Oct 09,  · Lovingly told, Korda’s memoir movingly captures the complexities of dealing with the death of a loved one.” - Publishers Weekly ("Books of the Week") “Anyone who has ever cared for a loved one at the end of life will identify with Korda’s escalating feelings of despair and uselessness as he tries to save his wife from a disease with no rescue/5(8).

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Jan 01,  · One of the first two volumes in Harper's Eminent Lives series, Korda brings his acclaimed storytelling talents to the life of Ulysses S. Grant – a man who managed to end the Civil War on a note of grace, serve two terms as president, write one of the most successful military memoirs in American literature, and is today remembered as a brilliant general but a failed/5.

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Feb 20,  · Korda was Cuba’s best known photographer of the revolutionary period. He died in Paris in This book, originally published in France, gives an overview of Korda’s extraordinary camerawork, from his first work as a fashion photographer to “The Quixote of the Lamp Post” – a Cuban peasant sitting on a lamp post above a sea of people during a mass rally/5(8).

Oct 08,  · Korda’s book keeps you reading because of the graceful, understated way he conveys his anguish, his love and his admiration for his spirited wife. Passing is a moving book.5/5(1). Korda (Clouds of Glory: The Life and Legend of Robert E. Lee,etc.), noted as both a historian and publisher, brings a personal touch to the story with that of his own family’s flight from Europe a step or two ahead of the advancing Nazis.

So it was with the BEF, caught in France at the beginning of the German blitzkrieg. Joining a growing genre about death and dying that includes Sherwin Nuland’s How We Die and Atul Gawande’s Being Mortal, Korda’s memoir is both a celebration of his year marriage to his “lover, companion, and best friend” and a cleareyed account of the benefits and limits of medical intervention.

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