Jackie Chan

by Jamie Poolos

Publisher: Rosen Pub. Group in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 112 Downloads: 413
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Subjects:

  • Juvenile literature,
  • Actors and actresses,
  • Martial artists,
  • Biography,
  • Motion picture actors and actresses

About the Edition

The story of action film star Jackie Chan, from his childhood as an indentured servant to the Peking Opera Research Institute, through his struggles finding his own style in Hong Kong cinema, to fame and fortune in Hollywood.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 107-108), filmography (p. 95-102), and index.

StatementJ. Poolos
SeriesMartial arts masters
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN2878.C52 P66 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination112 p. :
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24800979M
ISBN 100823935183
LC Control Number2001004136

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