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The Resource Mystery train : images of America in rock 'n' roll music, Greil Marcus

Mystery train : images of America in rock 'n' roll music, Greil Marcus

Label
Mystery train : images of America in rock 'n' roll music
Title
Mystery train
Title remainder
images of America in rock 'n' roll music
Statement of responsibility
Greil Marcus
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Focusing on a handful of performers - Harmonica Frank, Robert Johnson, the Band, Sly Stone, Randy Newman, and Elvis Presley - Greil Marcus opens up the American story of ambition and defeat, dreams and lies. This fifth edition includes an updated version of the ever-expanding Notes and Discographies section, exploring the evolution and continuing impact of the performers and recordings featured in this book."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marcus, Greil
Dewey number
781.660973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3534
LC item number
.M36 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rock music
  • Rock musicians
  • Popular culture
Label
Mystery train : images of America in rock 'n' roll music, Greil Marcus
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Ancestors: Harmonica Frank, 1951 ; Robert Johnson, 1938 -- Inheritors: the Band: Pilgrims' progress ; Sly Stone: the myth of Staggerlee ; Randy Newman: every man is free -- Elvis: Presliad
Control code
ocn166382432
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
5th rev. ed.
Extent
xvii, 409 p.
Isbn
9780452289185
Lccn
2008274065
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)166382432
Label
Mystery train : images of America in rock 'n' roll music, Greil Marcus
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Ancestors: Harmonica Frank, 1951 ; Robert Johnson, 1938 -- Inheritors: the Band: Pilgrims' progress ; Sly Stone: the myth of Staggerlee ; Randy Newman: every man is free -- Elvis: Presliad
Control code
ocn166382432
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
5th rev. ed.
Extent
xvii, 409 p.
Isbn
9780452289185
Lccn
2008274065
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)166382432

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