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Bowie : an illustrated life

Author: Fran Ruiz; María Hesse; Ned Sublette
Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First University of Texas Press edition, 2019View all editions and formats
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David Bowie was a master of artifice and reinvention. In that same spirit, illustrator Hesse and writer Ruiz have created a vivid retelling of the life of David Robert Jones, from his working-class  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: David Bowie; David Bowie
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fran Ruiz; María Hesse; Ned Sublette
ISBN: 9781477318874 1477318879
OCLC Number: 1117448611
Description: 166 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Absolute beginners --
Liftoff --
Hazy cosmic jive --
The side effects of the cocaine --
Standing by the wall --
Put a bullet in my brain and it makes all the papers --
Dancing with the big boys --
A heart for the tin man --
World wide Bowie --
Never get old --
I can't give everything away.
Other Titles: Bowie, una biografía.
Responsibility: María Hesse, Fran Ruiz ; translated from the Spanish by Ned Sublette.

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"This isn't a traditional biography by any stretch, which makes perfect sense for anyone even vaguely familiar with the life and times of David Robert Jones...This illustrated version serves its Read more...

 
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