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Oscar Hammerstein II

Musician, Screenwriter (12-Jul-1895 — 23-Aug-1960)


Stephen Citron. The Wordsmiths: Oscar Hammerstein 2nd and Alan Jay Lerner. Oxford University Press. 1995. 446pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Internet Broadway Database [link]

  5. Wikipedia [link]

  6. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  7. The Film Encyclopedia, 5th Edition (p.606)

  8. Harvard Concise Dictionary of Music and Musicians (p.280)

  9. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.287)

  10. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.659)

  11. Webster's American Biographies (p.448)

  12. The Oxford Companion to American Literature, 5th Edition (p.310)

  13. Obituaries from the Times 1951-1960 (p.329)

  14. The Oxford Dictionary of Music (p.381)

  15. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.306)

  16. Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, 8th Edition (p.389)

  17. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.222)

  18. St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture (vol.4, pp.254-56)

  19. Biographical Dictionary of the Left (vol.4, p.385)

  20. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.351)

  21. American Songwriters (pp.199-203)

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