Baker & Taylor The creator of "I Love Lucy" gives an inside view of television history
Book News A memoir of the I Love Lucy phenomenon offering entertaining stories that chronicle the history of television's "golden age" as well as the last days of radio entertainment. Oppenheimer, producer and head writer for the comedy series, stays true to form by emphasizing the laughs behind the scenes and reminisces about his dealings with stars such as Douglas Fairbanks, Fred Astaire, and Lucille Ball. The accompanying CD-ROM features previously unreleased radio performances by Ball, and the volume is liberally peppered by photographs and copies of scripts. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.