Funny business : the legendary life and political satire of Art Buchwald / Michael Hill.
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- ISBN: 9780593229514
- ISBN: 0593229517
- Physical Description: xxv, 307 pages, 8 unnumbered plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York : Random House, 
- Bibliography Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
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"Plastered in Paris" : early years and the comic charms of Paris (1948-1952) -- Raising the stature of ink : funny business at the Herald tribune (1953-1960) -- "Salinger's folly" and "bounties of the banned" : with the Kennedys on the New Frontier (1961-1963) -- Brumus, Batman and Buchwald "Buchshots" : a satirist in a mad, mad world--the tumultuous 1960s -- Buchwald-at-large : a day in the life of a humorist -- The great Joe Mayflower feud : Buchwald on Broadway (1969-1970) -- "Cruise director on the titanic" : Buchwald in the Nixon years (1969-1974) -- "Say amen, Art Buchwald, say amen" : laughing through the Carter years (1976-1979) -- Joining the Hertz five star credit card club : goodbye Carter, hello Reagan (1980s) -- A satirist wins a Pulitzer, but loses his humidor (1982-1988) -- A matter of honor : Buchwald v. Hollywood--act I (1982-1988) -- Drama in Department 52 : Buchwald v. Hollywood--act II (1989-1995) -- Buchwald blues : years of laughter, years of sorrow (1991-1995) -- "There"s life in the boy yet" : Buchwald is back! (1997-2000) -- "I just don't want to die the same day as Castro" : the last glorious bit of laughter (2000-2007).