About the Author
Marc Eliot is the "New York Times" bestselling author of more than a dozen books on popular culture, among them the highly acclaimed biographies "American Rebel: The Life of Clint Eastwood," "Cary Grant," and "Jimmy Stewart"; the award-winning "Walt Disney: Hollywood's Dark Prince"; "Down 42nd Street"; what many consider the best book about the sixties, his biography of Phil Ochs, "Death of a Rebel"; "Take It From Me" (with Erin Brokovich); "Down Thunder Road: The Making of Bruce Springsteen"; "To the Limit: The Untold Story of the Eagles"; and "Reagan: The Hollywood Years." He has written on the media and pop culture for numerous publications, including "Penthouse, L.A. Weekly," and" California" magazine. He divides his time among New York City; Woodstock, New York; Los Angeles; and the Far East. Visit him at www.MarcEliot.net "From the Hardcover edition."