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U2 by U2

Author: Neil McCormick; U2 (Musical group)
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Publishers, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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In 1975, four teenagers gathered in a kitchen in Dublin to discuss forming a band. The drum kit just about fit into the room, the lead guitarist had a homemade guitar, the bassist could barely play at all and nobody wanted to sing. Over thirty years later, they are still together, bound by intense loyalty, passionate idealism and a relentless belief in the power of rock and roll to change the world. U2 have sold  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Neil McCormick; U2 (Musical group)
ISBN: 0060776757 9780060776756 0007196687 9780007196685
OCLC Number: 71354126
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 345 pages : color illustrations ; 32 cm
Contents: 1960-75 Stories for boys --
1976-78 Another time another place --
1978-80 Staring at the sun --
1980-81 Into the heart --
1982-83 Sing a new song --
1984-85 In the name of love --
1986-87 Luminous times --
1987-89 Outside it's America --
1990-93 Sliding down the surface of things --
1994-98 Some days are better than others --
1998-01 Last of the rock stars --
2002-06 Until the end of the world.
Responsibility: Bono, the Edge, Adam Clayton, Larry Mullen, Jr., with Neil McCormick.

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"I always thought the job was to be as great as you could be." -- Bono. This is the story of U2, in their own words and pictures. It is the only authorised, fully comprehensive guide to the biggest  Read more...

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'An engrossing coffee-table autobiography.' Time Out 'There are no shortage of books about U2 and many of them aren't worth the paper they're written on. This is different because the cod psychology Read more...

 
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