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The Beatles : a life

Author: Bob Spitz
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st ed
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After years of research including hundreds of new interviews, Spitz has excised mythology to expose the truth about the greatest rock'n' roll band of all time.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bob Spitz
ISBN: 0316803529 9780316803526
OCLC Number: 809512849
Description: 983 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: A proper upbringing --
The messiah arrives --
Muscle and sinew --
The showman --
A simple twist of fête --
The missing links --
A good little sideshow --
The college band --
Chalk and cheese --
Moondogs and Englishmen --
Hit the road : Jac --
Baptism by fire --
A revelation to behold --
Mr. X --
A gigantic leap of faith --
The road to London --
Do the right thing --
Starr time --
A touch of the Barnum & Bailey --
Dead chuffed --
The jungle drums --
Kings of the jungle --
So this is beatlemania --
Once upon a time in America --
Tomorrow never knows --
In the eye of a hurricane --
Lennon and McCartney to the rescue --
Into the cosmic consciousness --
Just sort of a freak show --
A storm in a tea cup --
A very freaky experience --
The summer of love --
From bad to worse --
An additional act --
Goodbye to the boys in the band! --
Disturbing the peace --
And in the end.
Responsibility: Bob Spitz.

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