Making of a Masterpiece - Gone With the Wind

Posted by miketv1 on Mar. 19, 2010

This exciting new book by acclaimed author Sally Tippett Rains is a must read for all Gone With the Wind enthusiasts and fans. It contains many new revelations and interviews with cast members, Margaret Mitchells relatives, historians, collectors, GWTW experts, Windies and many others.Making of a Masterpiece is a fresh, exciting and revealing look at one of the worlds most popular books turned movie. 2009 marked the 70th anniversary of the movie premiere of Gone With the Wind. Never before and never since has a move and book had such staying power.Recently the scrapbook of one of Mitchells aunts was uncovered and for the first time it can be revealed that the author probably based much of her book on real events and real people. This new book takes a look at some of the real-life people who may have been inspirations to Mitchell as she wrote the book.From Belle Watling to Gerald OHara, Rains examines real-life people Mitchell knew whose lives resembled episodes in her famous novel. Also, t

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