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It ain't no sin to be glad you're alive : the promise of Bruce Springsteen

Author: Eric Alterman
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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" ... Journalist and historian Eric Alterman examines the life and times of this remarkable artist [Bruce Springsteen] to discover how he has come to be the guide and conscience of a generation.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Bruce Springsteen; Bruce Springsteen; Bruce Springsteen; Bruce Springsteen
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Alterman
ISBN: 0316038857 9780316038850
OCLC Number: 41662655
Description: 282 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: 1 Follow That Dream 9 --
2 A Saint in the City 33 --
3 Tramps Like Us ... 59 --
4 No Surrender 83 --
5 Nowhere Man 113 --
6 A Working-Class Hero Is Something to Be 145 --
7 God Have Mercy on the Man Who Doubts What He's Sure Of 175 --
8 Caviar and Dirt 201 --
9 The Ghosts of Bruce Springsteen 233 --
Epilogue: Land of Hope and Dreams 269.
Responsibility: Eric Alterman.

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