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Arthur Miller

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$24.00 • £19.95 • €21.50

ISBN 9780674057081

Publication Date: 11/08/2010

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776 pages

44 halftones

United States and its dependencies only

This is the long-awaited biography of one of the twentieth century’s greatest playwrights, Arthur Miller, whose postwar decade of work earned him international critical and popular acclaim. Christopher Bigsby’s gripping, meticulously researched biography examines his refusal to name names before the notorious House Un-American Activities Committee, offers new insights into Miller’s marriage to Marilyn Monroe, and sheds new light on how their relationship informed Miller’s subsequent great plays.

Awards & Accolades

  • Finalist, 2010 George Freedley Memorial Award, Theatre Library Association
  • A Choice Outstanding Academic Title of 2009
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