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Paul McCartney : the biography

Author: Philip Norman
Publisher: London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2016. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The first biography written with Paul McCartney's approval and with access to family members and friends closest to him. Superbly evoking half a century of popular music and culture, Paul McCartney is the definitive life of a long-misunderstood genius. In this masterly biography, history's most successful songwriter, a man of seemingly effortless talent, beauty and charm, is revealed as a complex, insecure  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Paul McCartney; Paul McCartney
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Norman
ISBN: 9780297870760 0297870769 0297870750 9780297870753
OCLC Number: 949625963
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 853 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Philip Norman.

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Illuminating biography of legendary composer, musician and performer Paul McCartney.  Read more...

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Norman is an enviably skilled pen-portraitist, with a consummate ability to conjure the presence of [McCartney] ... A powerful sense of McCartney the man comes across in this book's evocative high Read more...

 
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