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Title:
The Who : the official history
Author:
Marshall, Ben author.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York, NY : HarperDesign, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2015.
Physical Description:
319 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Summary:
"The Who includes approximately 500 color and black-and-white photos, band and fan memorabilia, and archive material; Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey are writing the captions, providing an extra layer to the book; and there is a special pullout feature spreads providing vivid background social history and context, "--Amazon.com.
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction / by Bill Curbishley -- It's a boy, 1944-1955. Introducing Roger Harry Daltrey ; Introducing John Alec Entwhistle ; Introducing Peter Dennis Blandford Townshend ; Introducing Keith John Moon -- My generation, 1954-1958. Teddy Boys -- Sparks, 1958-1964 -- Maximum R&B, 1964-1965. Lambert and Stamp ; Who are the Mods? -- The Who sell out, 1965-1969. Pop goes art -- Tommy can you hear me? 1969-1974. Hippies -- Amazing journey, 1971-1975 -- Hooligans, 1975-1978. Scar tissue -- Moon beams. The strange story of Esso, Dave, Keith Moon and the weekend punks -- Doctor Jimmy, 1978-1979. The battle of Brighton -- When you do it alone, 1979-2000 -- The ox -- The seeker, 2006 -- What's next?
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ISBN:
9780062396365
Format :
Book