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Lovesick blues : the life of Hank Williams

Author: Paul Hemphill
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Uneducated, virtually fatherless, an alcoholic in his teens, unlucky at love, Hank Williams filled his music with the raw experiences and emotions of a troubled life.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Hank Williams; Hank Williams; Hank Williams
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Hemphill
ISBN: 0670034142 9780670034147
OCLC Number: 57344001
Description: 207 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Prologue: Summer of '49 --
Young Hiram --
The Singing Kid --
Miss Audrey --
Fred Rose --
The Lovesick Blues --
A Star Is Born --
Three Chords and the Truth --
Lonely at the Top --
The Crash --
Lost Highway --
Better Dead than Alive --
Epilogue: Legacy.
Other Titles: Life of Hank Williams
Responsibility: Paul Hemphill.
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Uneducated, virtually fatherless, an alcoholic in his teens, unlucky at love, Hank Williams filled his music with the raw experiences and emotions of a troubled life.

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A Very Tragic C&W Story

by ricklibrarian (WorldCat user published 2006-05-17) Very Good Permalink
Having enjoyed Will You Miss Me When I'm Gone?, a book by Mark Zwonitzer about the Carter Family, and having seen the recent movie Walk the Line about Johnny Cash, I checked out Lovesick Blues: The Life of Hank Williams by Paul Hemphill. I saw it on the Downers Grove Public Library new books display,...
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