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    • Rage for Fame

    • The Ascent of Clare Boothe Luce
    • By: Sylvia Jukes Morris
    • Narrated by: Elisabeth Rodgers
    • Length: 16 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15

    "Her technique was simple: aim for the top", an envious colleague wrote of Clare Boothe Luce. No American woman of the twentieth century aimed so accurately or rose so far as this legendary playwright, politician, and social seductress.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Impressive biography

    • By Jean on 03-13-15

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Price of Fame

    • The Honorable Clare Boothe Luce
    • By: Sylvia Jukes Morris
    • Narrated by: Elisabeth Rodgers, Sylvia Jukes Morris
    • Length: 23 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18

    Price of Fame, the concluding volume of the life of an exceptionally brilliant polymath, chronicles Luce's progress from her arrival on Capitol Hill through her career as a diplomat, prolific journalist, and magnetic public speaker, as well as a playwright, screenwriter, pioneer scuba diver, early experimenter in psychedelic drugs, and grande dame of the GOP in the Reagan era.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Magnificent!

    • By Gerald on 06-09-16

    Regular price: $34.94