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Tapert, Annette

Overview
Works: 14 works in 75 publications in 2 languages and 4,871 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Records and correspondence  Personal narratives  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Author, Other, Editor
Classifications: E601, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Annette Tapert
The Brothers' war : Civil War letters to their loved ones from the Blue and Gray( Book )

9 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ninety uncensored letters humanize the war from the ground up, dramatize its personal impact, and reveal the moral certitude of each side. Rare archival photos"--Publisher's description
Lines of battle : letters from American servicemen 1941-1945 by Annette Tapert( Book )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of letters by American servicemen in every theater of World War II
Slim : memories of a rich and imperfect life by Slim Keith( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Slim Keith was at the heart of high society for more than half of America's twentieth century. Her beauty was such that the creative giants of our contemporary culture sought her company; her voice so distinctive that her friend Truman Capote was inspired to capture it in Lady Ina Coolbirth, the narrator of his notorious short story "Cote Basque." She was confidante and pal to Ernest Hemingway, Bill and Babe Paley, Lauren Bacall (who calls herself "the celluloid Slim"), Clark Gable, and Jerome Robbins..."--jacket flap
The power of style : the women who defined the art of living well by Annette Tapert( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals the inner qualities of 14 remarkable women who define style in ways that have lasted for generations. Witty and fascinating excursions into the worlds of Coco Chanel, Pauline de Rothschild, Diana Vreeland, Elsie de Wolfe, and others are captured in lavish photographs and entertaining anecdotes. We discover not only the preeminent influence that these women held over fashion and culture, but also the wry, often poignant tales of their personal lives.--From publisher description
Swifty : my life and good times by Irving Lazar( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author details his rise from jazz musician in New York City to arranging contracts for Hollywood's leading stars and relates anecdotes about some of the various personalities he has met
The power of glamour : the women who defined the magic of stardom by Annette Tapert( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles of the famous movie queens of the 1930s help demonstrate how they changed society's definition of glamour
Swid Powell : objects by architects by Annette Tapert( Book )

13 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A full range of architect-designed objects for use in the home by the most celebrated, international architects
Jeffrey Bilhuber's design basics : expert solutions for designing the house of your dreams by Jeffrey Bilhuber( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interior designer shares the principles and techniques of great design in a volume that demystifies the decorating process, covering such topics as space, scale, color, materials and details, fabrics and finishes, and furniture and accessories
Timeless elegance : the houses of David Easton by David Easton( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This rare examination of the work of one of America's preeminent interior designers and architects serves as a retrospective of his storied career as it showcases the versatility of his talent through work that ranges from a 45-room Georgian-style house to a Mediterranean stucco villa
Siegfried and Roy : mastering the impossible( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despatches from the heart : an anthology of letters from the front during the First and Second World Wars by Annette Tapert( Book )

6 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography by Lisa Stansfield( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Their partnership started when Roy smuggled a pet cheetah aboard the ocean liner where he and Siegfried worked. It may have ended on October 3, 2003, when their legendary Vegas spectacle ended with a shocking attack by one of Roy's beloved white tigers. Siegfried & Roy have enjoyed one of the most enduring and popular partnerships in show business. Their unique act, combining magic and wild animals--especially the endangered white tiger--is credited with having transformed Las Vegas from Sin City into a family entertainment destination. But the Vegas they helped build may now be moving on, and the headline-grabbing attack on Roy may speed the trip. From their childhoods in Germany during the war and the chance meeting that launched a lifetime of magic to Roy's recovery, Biography profiles every step of Siegfried & Roy's remarkable journey to stardom."--Publisher's website
Siegfried & Roy : Meister der Illusion; die sensationelle Geschichte eines Welterfolgs( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother, wife, actress, in that order : Sissy Spacek by Annette Tapert( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The power of style : the women who defined the art of living well
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German (2)

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The power of style : the women who defined the art of living wellThe power of glamour : the women who defined the magic of stardomJeffrey Bilhuber's design basics : expert solutions for designing the house of your dreamsTimeless elegance : the houses of David Easton