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Paul Simon : the life

Author: Robert Hilburn
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : First Simon & Schuster hardcover editionView all editions and formats
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For more than fifty years, Paul Simon has spoken to us in songs about alienation, doubt, resilience, and empathy in ways that have established him as one of the most beloved artists in American pop music history. But Simon is a deeply private person who has resisted speaking to us outside of his music. He has said he will not write an autobiography or memoir, and he has refused to talk to previous biographers.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hilburn, Robert.
Paul Simon.
New York : Simon and Schuster, 2018
(DLC) 2018015535
(OCoLC)1006806444
Named Person: Paul Simon; Paul Simon
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Hilburn
ISBN: 9781501112140 1501112147
OCLC Number: 1033673088
Description: 1 online resource (439 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color)
Responsibility: Robert Hilburn.

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This is an intimate, candid, and definitive biography written with Simon's participation and encouragement by acclaimed biographer and music writer Robert Hilburn.  Read more...

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'Hilburn...ably demonstrates the respect in which Simon his held by fellow songwriters' * Spectator * 'The first officially-sanctioned biography of the great singer-songwriter. It is everything fans Read more...

 
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