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By Marian Edelman Borden

This booklet examines the lifetime of the impressive Paul Newman―an iconic actor, director, race automobile driving force, political activist, businessman, philanthropist, dedicated husband, and father.

• comprises over 25 unique interviews of Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, and different contemporaries

• presents a timeline of significant occasions in Newman's illustrious existence and profession

• encompasses a bibliography of all books, articles, and video clips to help scholars in extra research

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