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Before you judge me : the triumph and tragedy of Michael Jackson's last days

Author: Tavis Smiley; David Ritz
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2016. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"A powerful chronicle of the sixteen weeks leading up to King of Pop Michael Jackson's death. Michael Jackson's final months were like the rest of his short and legendary life: filled with deep lows and soaring highs, a constant hunt for privacy, and the pressure and fame that made him socially fragile and almost--ultimately--unable to live, "--NoveList.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Michael Jackson; Michael Jackson; Michael Jackson
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tavis Smiley; David Ritz
ISBN: 9780316259095 0316259098
OCLC Number: 923649828
Performer(s): LOCATION -- Biography -- General.
Description: vi, 277 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: This is it --
Who will buy this wonderful feeling? --
Stranger in Moscow --
Demerol --
Jehovah --
Managerial warfare --
Spring --
Father, father --
Managing managers --
More and better --
Interlude --
April Fools' day --
Milk --
Disappear into the dance --
Heat --
Wordless --
Vulnerable today, ruthless tomorrow --
Family reunion --
Elvis --
Do or die --
How did it get so late so soon? --
On the good ship lollipop --
Breaking news --
"Give me your all: your endurance, your patience, your understanding" --
June 25, 2009 --
Before you judge me.
Responsibility: Tavis Smiley and David Ritz.
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