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The Resource Dancing on my grave : an autobiography, by Gelsey Kirkland with Greg Lawrence

Dancing on my grave : an autobiography, by Gelsey Kirkland with Greg Lawrence

Label
Dancing on my grave : an autobiography
Title
Dancing on my grave
Title remainder
an autobiography
Statement of responsibility
by Gelsey Kirkland with Greg Lawrence
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the American ballerina describing the high-pressure world of dance, her love affairs, clashes with teachers, descent into cocaine addiction, anorexia, and confinement in a mental institution before fighting her way back to a triumphant return
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kirkland, Gelsey
Dewey number
  • 792.8/2/0924
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV1785.K49
LC item number
A3 1986
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lawrence, Greg
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kirkland, Gelsey
  • American Ballet Theatre
  • Ballet dancers
  • Kirkland, Gelsey
  • Autobiographie
Label
Dancing on my grave : an autobiography, by Gelsey Kirkland with Greg Lawrence
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Seen but not heard -- Cat's cradle -- God indisposed -- Breaking the mirror -- From hot bath to cold war -- Betrayals and defections -- The iron curtain -- The mad scene -- Unseen maladies -- Drugs poison her that so fell sick of him -- A borderline case -- Dancing on my grave
Control code
13454924
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
286 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385199643
Lccn
86008857
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (WaOLN)892507
  • (OCoLC)13454924
Label
Dancing on my grave : an autobiography, by Gelsey Kirkland with Greg Lawrence
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Seen but not heard -- Cat's cradle -- God indisposed -- Breaking the mirror -- From hot bath to cold war -- Betrayals and defections -- The iron curtain -- The mad scene -- Unseen maladies -- Drugs poison her that so fell sick of him -- A borderline case -- Dancing on my grave
Control code
13454924
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
286 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385199643
Lccn
86008857
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (WaOLN)892507
  • (OCoLC)13454924

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