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Tupac Shakur: The Life and Times of an American Icon

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  • Posted April 17, 2010

    Too much historical background. Too many facts pulled from sources we all have read!

    I've read many of the books written on Tupac. And this was just another attempt to write the definitive biography. To me, there were some interesting parts-but overall it was too diluted with historical facts. When someone buys a book about Tupac this many years after he is gone, they want something new. I didn't find it here. You could tell these writers didn't know him. When will a family member tell the WHOLE STORY, the real story, the details of his childhood - not the cookie cutter facts we already know.
    In other words when are we going to get THE OFFICIAL BIOGRAPHY!?

    5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 20, 2010

    Tupac an angry man

    The book gave a lot of history of his roots, some made it more intriguing and some made the story very long and boring. But overall it showed that Tupac was never a "Thug" he was a man who lived by his word, a poet with strength who reached a death that was unnecessary. He trusted too freely and that is what made him used and abused by others. He had an anger that needed to die and move on. Overall, I found his story moving, inspirational and he told the story of his life through his raps. A great loss to society

    3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted March 14, 2013

    As a fan of Tupac I didn't know a lot of things before I read th

    As a fan of Tupac I didn't know a lot of things before I read this book. After completing this book I learned a lot about his childhood and his steps that he took in becoming a famous icon. This book was great on wanting to know all about Tupac and what he lived through. I recommend this book to anyone who is a true Tupac fan and/or people who would like to know more about Tupac.   

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 10, 2014

    Tupac shakur

    Im alive

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 3, 2014

    Hhgg

    Gggg

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 12, 2013

    Tupac

    Rest In Peac my brother

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 30, 2013

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    I love it

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