The Memory of All That: The Life of George Gershwin
Author: Joan Peyser
Publisher: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation
Release Date: December 01, 2006
This is a startlingly fresh account of the life of one of the greatest 20th-century Americans, composer and songwriter George Gershwin. Joan Peyser examines Gershwin's character, his complex relationship with brother and collaborator Ira, and his several romantic affairs. This 2007 edition includes newly discovered information in an author's introduction.