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Diehl, Digby

Overview
Works: 48 works in 168 publications in 1 language and 9,840 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Autobiographies  Fiction  Sources  Humorous fiction  Bibliography  Miscellanea  Biographies  Sagas 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer
Classifications: PN4874.R28, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Digby Diehl
The million dollar mermaid by Esther Williams( Book )

21 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 2,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author offers her perspective on life during Hollywood's Golden Age, chronicling her youthful idealism, her training to be a star, and her own tempestuous personal life
Angel on my shoulder : an autobiography by Natalie Cole( Book )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The singer shares her tale of triumph over drugs, depression, divorce, and all the worst celebrity can bring
Priceless memories by Bob Barker( Book )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 1,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television icon Barker, beloved by millions for his charisma and charm, shares his life--both in front of the camera and behind the scenes
A spy for all seasons : my life in the CIA by Duane R Clarridge( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a spy for All Seasons, we follow Dewey Clarridge on his trajectory through the CIA. His no-holds-barred style carried him to Nepal, India, Turkey, Italy, Nicaragua, Panama, Iraq, and beyond, in situations both terrifying and exhilarating. With legendary candor, Dewey describes the role he played in the international espionage scene: his days as Dax P. LeBaron, when he pressed Saddam Hussein to turn over a terrorist; the inner workings of the CIA; the creation of his brainchild, the CIA's Counter-Terrorist Center; his admiration for William Casey and his contempt for William Webster; and his alleged involvement in the Iran-contra affair, for which he was indicted and then pardoned. Along the way he developed a talent for recruiting foreign agents and smiled in the face of his enemies
Rather outspoken : my life in the news by Dan Rather( Recording )

8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This memoir by one of the most preeminent journalists of our time is told in a straightforward and conversational manner; you hear his distinctive voice on every page. He has won every prestigious journalism award in his distinguished career, and discusses all the big stories from his decades of reporting. This very personal accounting includes his dismissal from CBS, the Abu Ghraib story, the George W. Bush Air National Guard controversy, his coverage of the JFK assassination, the origin of "Hurricane Dan," as well as inside stories about all the top personalities he has either interviewed or worked with over his remarkable career. The book also includes his thoughts and reflections on the state of journalism today and what he sees for its future, as well as never-before-revealed personal observations and commentary
Soapsuds by Finola Hughes( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Needing a change in her life and career, British actress Kate McPhee heads to Los Angeles to join the cast of the soap opera Live for Tomorrow, only to discover that she has become a part of a surreal world filled with nonsensical rules, outlandish characters, on-set politics, and bizarre co-stars in which the line between real life and soap opera begins to blur
Front page : 100 years of the Los Angeles times, 1881-1981 by Digby Diehl( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alone together : my life with J. Paul Getty by Teddy Getty Gaston( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fifth and final wife of oil tycoon and art collector J. Paul Getty reveals intimate details of her glamorous, often painful relationship with one of the richest businessmen of the twentieth century who refused to put family first
Rather outspoken : my life in the news by Dan Rather( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book, Dan Rather recounts his removal from the anchor chair in the wake of the controversy surrounding the story of George W. Bush and the Texas Air National Guard. He also exposes the behind-the-scenes machinations that followed. At the same time, he looks back over his entire career, from his boyhood in Houston, Texas, through his coverage of every U.S. president since Eisenhower. Along the way, he sounds a call for more investigative journalists and more in-depth reporting, even in the face of what he calls the "corporatization, politicization, and trivialization" or the news.--
Supertalk by Digby Diehl( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drug themes in fiction by Digby Diehl( Book )

8 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales from the crypt : the official archives by Digby Diehl( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through text and illustrations, examines the history of the popular comic strip and television series
Priceless memories by Bob Barker( Recording )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the life of game show host Bob Barker in his own words, recalling his early days on a Native American reservation; being raised by a single mother through the Great Depression; his fighter pilot training in the navy during World War II; his marriage; and his support of animal rights
Soapsuds by Finola Hughes( Recording )

12 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kate McPhee lands a role on a daytime soap but after crossing paths with the show's diva finds herself playing a gay detective. The new role makes her a star but creates havoc in her personal life since now everyone believes she really is gay. How will Kate find the man of her dreams now?
Front page : a collection of historical headlines from the Los Angeles times, 1881-1987 by Los Angeles Times (Firm)( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patti Lupone : [a memoir] by Patti LuPone( )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From her childhood to her smash success on stage in Evita, Les Miserables, and Gypsy, Tony Award-winning actress Patti LuPone opens up about the trials and triumphs of her Broadway career
Angel on my shoulder : an autobiography by Natalie Cole( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Natalie Cole tells of her childhood as the daughter of famed singer Nat King Cole, her own love for music, her struggle to overcome addiction and homelessness, and the recording of her breakthough album, Unforgettable
Patti Lupone : a memoir by Patti LuPone( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patti LuPone, one of the theatre's leading ladies, writes an insightful retrospective of her career, with details about the life of a working actor, from inspired costars and demanding directors to her perspective on how she developed and honed her award-winning performances
To improve health and health care. the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation anthology by Stephen L Isaacs( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since 1972, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has been the nation's largest philanthropy devoted exclusively to health. To further its mission of improving the health and health care of all Americans, the Foundation strives to foster innovation, develop ideas, disseminate information, and enable committed people to devote their energies to improving the nation's well-being. As part of the Foundation's efforts to inform the public, To Improve Health and Health Care, the eighth volume in The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Anthology series, provides an in-depth look into the programs it f
Front page : a collection of historical headlines from the Los Angeles times, 1881-1989( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The million dollar mermaid
Alternative Names
Digby Diehl Amerikaans schrijver

Digby Diehl US writer and editor

ディール, ディグビィ

Languages
English (129)

Covers
Angel on my shoulder : an autobiographyPriceless memoriesA spy for all seasons : my life in the CIASoapsudsTales from the crypt : the official archivesPriceless memoriesSoapsudsPatti Lupone : [a memoir]