Bob Marley - Spirit Dancer

Bob Marley - Spirit Dancer

by Bruce W. Talamon
     
 

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A photographic and textual meditation on the life of a legend, reissued in special CD-size format.
Twenty years after Bob Marley's untimely death he remains a powerful worldwide presence. His music is at the top of the reggae charts, while his memory is indelibly etched in the minds of millions of his followers.
In the last two years of his life Marley

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Overview

A photographic and textual meditation on the life of a legend, reissued in special CD-size format.
Twenty years after Bob Marley's untimely death he remains a powerful worldwide presence. His music is at the top of the reggae charts, while his memory is indelibly etched in the minds of millions of his followers.
In the last two years of his life Marley underwent a dramatic change, becoming a gentler and more philosophical version of himself. He also met photographer Bruce Talamon, to whom he granted unprecedented access, both on the stage and off. The result is this remarkable visual record, which, paired with Roger Steffens's sensitive text tracing Marley's life from his youth in Jamaica to worldwide acceptance, captures (in the words of the late Timothy White's introduction) "the private warmth, social equanimity, zealous determination...and personal magnetism" of Bob Marley.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393321739
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
11/17/2003
Edition description:
CD-sized edition
Pages:
128
Sales rank:
1,368,112
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 4.90(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
14 - 18 Years

Meet the Author

Bruce W. Talamon has shot for Time, among his many other projects.

Roger Steffens is an award winning actor, author, lecturer, and co-founder of The Beat magazine.

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