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People/Characters: Barbara Stanwyck

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The Agency: William Morris and the Hidden History of Show Business by Frank Rose
Design for Dying by Renee Patrick
Down with the Old Canoe: A Cultural History of the Titanic Disaster by Steven Biel
Edith Head: The Life and Times of Hollywood's Celebrated Costume Designer by David Chierichetti
Howard Hawks: The Grey Fox of Hollywood by Todd McCarthy
Leading Ladies: The 50 Most Unforgettable Actresses of the Studio Era by Andrea Sarvady
The Life and Loves of Barbara Stanwyck by Jane Ellen Wayne
A Life of Barbara Stanwyck: Steel-True 1907-1940 by Victoria Wilson
Max Factor's Hollywood: Glamour, Movies, Make-Up by Fred E. Basten
Memoirs of an Amnesiac by Oscar Levant
The Name Above the Title: An Autobiography by Frank Capra
Perfect Pairs (Photographic Gift Books) by Hulton Getty Picture Library
Say Good Night, Gracie! The Story of Burns & Allen by Cheryl Blythe
The Sex Lives of Famous Lesbians by Nigel Cawthorne
Stanwyck by Jane Ellen Wayne
The Titanic Story by Stephen D. Cox
Victim: The Secret Tapes of Marilyn Monroe by Matthew Smith

Character description

Barbara Stanwyck (born Ruby Catherine Stevens; July 16, 1907 – January 20, 1990) was an American actress, model and dancer. She was a film and television star, known during her 60-year career as a consummate and versatile professional with a strong, realistic screen presence, and a favorite of directors including Cecil B. DeMille, Fritz Lang, and Frank Capra. After a short but notable career as a stage actress in the late 1920s, she made 85 films in 38 years in Hollywood, before turning to television. Stanwyck received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1960, and was ranked as the 11th greatest female star of classic American cinema by the American Film Institute. She received numerous awards for her acting.

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