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England's dreaming : anarchy, Sex Pistols, punk rock, and beyond

Author: Jon Savage
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, [2002] ©1992
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st St. Martin's Griffin editionView all editions and formats
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England's Dreaming is the ultimate book on punk, its progenitors, the Sex Pistols, and the moment they defined for music fans in England and the United States Savage brings to life the sensational story of the meteoric rise and rapid implosion of the Pistols through layers of rich detail, exclusive interviews, and rare photographs. This fully revised and updated edition of the book covers the legacy of punk  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jon Savage
ISBN: 0312288220 9780312288228
OCLC Number: 47844566
Notes: "Fully updated and expanded with a new introduction by the author"--Cover.
Description: xvii, 632 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: December 1971 to August 1975 --
August 1975 to December 1976 --
December 1976 to June 1977 --
June 1977 to January 1978 --
January 1978 to May 1979.
Responsibility: Jon Savage.
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England's Dreaming is the ultimate book on punk, its progenitors, the Sex Pistols, and the moment they defined for music fans in England and the United States Savage brings to life the sensational story of the meteoric rise and rapid implosion of the Pistols through layers of rich detail, exclusive interviews, and rare photographs. This fully revised and updated edition of the book covers the legacy of punk twenty-five years later and provides an account of the Pistols' 1996 reunion as well as a freshly updated discography and a completely new introduction. --

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