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By Neil Katz
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by Sallie Bingham
From the series: Doris Duke
You can find out more about my next book, working title Doris Duke: The Invention of the New Women, on my dedicated Doris Duke bibliography page.
After three and a half, soon four years, my biography of Doris Duke is moving slowly but steadily toward a publication date next spring. I wonder what she would think if she could sit at the breakfast table this morning with my editor and me and talk about who the book’s readers will be.Read More »
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