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Viewing Entry - The moon's a balloon (E12235)
by Niven, David

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TitleThe moon's a balloon
Author / Responsible partyNiven, David
TopicsBiography. Motion picture actors and actresses -- Great Britain -- Biography. Niven, David, -- 1910-1983.
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd. [Association for the Blind of WA]


Abridged version. David Niven is remembered as one of Britain's best-loved actors. The archetypal English gentleman, he starred in over ninety films. He is equally remembered as the author of this classic autobiography.In his first volume, he remembers his childhood and school days, his time at Sandhurst and his early army service. He recalls America during the prohibition era and days in Hollywood before the Second World War. Of the war itself, he tells of family life back in Britain and his time on the front line in France and Germany.

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System control numberE12235
Original Print PublisherNew York, Putnam [1971, ©1972]
Narrator NameDavid Niven.
Participant or performer noteDavid Niven.
Narrators GenderMale narrator