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Bruce Springsteen and the promise of rock 'n' roll

Author: Marc Dolan
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book takes us through Bruce Springsteen's life by tracing the cultural, political, and personal forces that shaped his music.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Bruce Springsteen; Bruce Springsteen
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marc Dolan
ISBN: 9780393345841 039334584X
OCLC Number: 830325335
Notes: Originally published: 2012.
Description: xv, 540 pages : illustrations, map, portraits ; 21 cm
Contents: Walk-in music: seven nights to rock --
Cookman Avenue --
The Power Station --
Thrill Hill --
The Fairgrounds --
House lights up: meet me in a dream of this hard land.
Other Titles: Bruce Springsteen and the promise of rock and roll
Responsibility: Marc Dolan.

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A vibrant biography of one of the greatest rock 'n' rollers, the America that made him, and the America he made.  Read more...

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"A riveting profile of New Jersey's great bard. Dolan, the ultimate Springsteen fan, has an encyclopedic knowledge of his subject. And his infectious love of American popular music is nothing short Read more...

 
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