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All That Heaven Allows

A Biography of Rock Hudson

by Mark Griffin

Hardcover, 469 pages, HarperCollins, List Price: $28.99 |

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Draws on private journals, personal correspondence, and interviews with co-stars, family members, and former companions to profile the deeply complex and widely misunderstood matinee idol of Hollywood's Golden Age.

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