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Dead Elvis : a chronicle of a cultural obsession

Author: Greil Marcus
Publisher: New York ; London : Viking, 1992, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Elvis Presley's entry into public life came with such force that his story was soon engraved into the cultural cliches that seemed to match it. In this book the author assesses the significance of Elvis' success to the culture that produced him.
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Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Greil Marcus
ISBN: 0670838462 9780670838462
OCLC Number: 26301809
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 233 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits (some color) ; 25 cm
Responsibility: by Greil Marcus.

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