Elvis

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Elvis Presley is the single biggest entertainment personality in the history of American popular culture. More than thirty years after his death in August 1977, he remains the undisputed King of Rock'n'Roll.

Jerry Hopkins wrote the first biography of the King in 1971. A sequel followed in 1980. Both were international bestsellers. Long out of print, Hopkins has now combined these two classic bestselling Elvis biographies-with all-new ...

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Overview

Elvis Presley is the single biggest entertainment personality in the history of American popular culture. More than thirty years after his death in August 1977, he remains the undisputed King of Rock'n'Roll.

Jerry Hopkins wrote the first biography of the King in 1971. A sequel followed in 1980. Both were international bestsellers. Long out of print, Hopkins has now combined these two classic bestselling Elvis biographies-with all-new material-to give the definitive account of Presley's incredible life.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780859654548
  • Publisher: Plexus Publishing, Limited
  • Publication date: 1/11/2011
  • Edition description: Revised Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 352
  • Sales rank: 316,296
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.20 (h) x 1.30 (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements 9

Introduction 13

1 Tupelo 15

2 The Child 18

3 High School 29

4 Sunrise 39

5 The Colonel: 1 61

6 Sunset 68

7 Hysteria: 1 78

8 Hysteria: 2 90

9 Hollywood: 1 107

10 The Army 132

11 Germany 145

12 Homecoming 157

13 The Memphis Mafia 167

14 Hollywood: 2 176

15 The Colonel: 2 187

16 Priscilla 197

17 Changes 206

18 Las Vegas 220

19 On The Road 239

20 Troubles 253

21 Ups and Downs 268

22 Aloha! 287

23 Falling Apart 310

24 Spending Spree 327

25 Losing It 344

26 Ginger 355

27 Final Tours 366

28 The End Is Near 375

29 Love Me (In Legal) Tender 386

Index 413

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 27, 2011

    Great Book

    This is a great book. It coveres every aspect of Elvis' life without being gossipy or mean. It's very "to the point".

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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