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The Resource The Beatles, Hunter Davies

The Beatles, Hunter Davies

Label
The Beatles
Title
The Beatles
Statement of responsibility
Hunter Davies
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The only authorized biographer of the Beatles provides a behind-the-scenes look at the famous musical group from the beginning in Liverpool through the pinnacle of their popularity, the breakup of the band, and the subsequent solo careers
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davies, Hunter
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
discographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beatles
  • Rock musicians
  • Rock groups
  • Rock music
Label
The Beatles, Hunter Davies
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previously published as 2nd rev. ed. New York : W.W. Norton, 1996
  • With a new introduction
Bibliography note
Includes discography (p. 392-396) and index
Contents
John -- John and the Quarrymen -- Paul -- Paul and the Quarrymen -- George -- George and the Quarrymen -- John at art college -- From Quarrymen to Moondogs -- Stu and Scotland and the Silver Beatles -- The Casbah -- Hamburg -- Astrid and Klaus -- Liverpool--Litherland and Cavern -- Marking time -- Liverpool and Hamburg -- Brian Epstein -- Brian signs the Beatles -- Decca and Pete Best -- Ringo -- Ringo with the Beatles -- George Martin and Dick James -- Touring -- Beatlemania -- U.S.A. -- Britain and back to the U.S.A. -- The end of touring -- The death of Brian Epstein -- 1967: The Beatles as a group: from drugs to Maharishi -- Friends and parents -- The Beatles' empire -- The Beatles and their music -- John -- Paul -- George -- Ringo -- End bit -- Postscript: 1985
Control code
ocn601094381
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Updated ed
Extent
lxxx, 408 p., [40] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393338744
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010020646
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)601094381
Label
The Beatles, Hunter Davies
Publication
Note
  • Previously published as 2nd rev. ed. New York : W.W. Norton, 1996
  • With a new introduction
Bibliography note
Includes discography (p. 392-396) and index
Contents
John -- John and the Quarrymen -- Paul -- Paul and the Quarrymen -- George -- George and the Quarrymen -- John at art college -- From Quarrymen to Moondogs -- Stu and Scotland and the Silver Beatles -- The Casbah -- Hamburg -- Astrid and Klaus -- Liverpool--Litherland and Cavern -- Marking time -- Liverpool and Hamburg -- Brian Epstein -- Brian signs the Beatles -- Decca and Pete Best -- Ringo -- Ringo with the Beatles -- George Martin and Dick James -- Touring -- Beatlemania -- U.S.A. -- Britain and back to the U.S.A. -- The end of touring -- The death of Brian Epstein -- 1967: The Beatles as a group: from drugs to Maharishi -- Friends and parents -- The Beatles' empire -- The Beatles and their music -- John -- Paul -- George -- Ringo -- End bit -- Postscript: 1985
Control code
ocn601094381
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Updated ed
Extent
lxxx, 408 p., [40] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393338744
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010020646
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)601094381

Library Locations

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