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The Beatles : a musical biography

Author: Kate Siobhan Mulligan
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : Greenwood, ©2010.
Series: Story of the band.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Examining the events and ideas that influenced each album and many songs, the book seeks to explain what drove the Beatles to make music, as well as what drove the music itself."--Publisher description.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kate Siobhan Mulligan
ISBN: 9780313376863 0313376867 9780313376870 0313376875
OCLC Number: 548555636
Description: xxiii, 177 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Liverpudlian childhoods --
Art school dropout --
Rockin' the Casbah --
An apprenticeship on the Reeperbahn --
As big as Elvis --
Beatlemania! --
On top the world and high as a kite --
Things fall apart --
A heavy Yoko to bear --
Let it be.
Series Title: Story of the band.
Responsibility: Kate Siobhan Mulligan.

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This in-depth, research-based book profiles the band that shaped a generation and changed the face of music forever.  Read more...

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"...an exhaustive chronology, list of recordings, further readings, and an index make this volume useful for research." - School Library Journal

 
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