Read the Beatles: Classic and New Writings on the Beatles, Their Legacy, and Why They Still Matter
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Read the Beatles: Classic and New Writings on the Beatles, Their Legacy, and Why They Still Matter

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by June Skinner Sawyers
     
 

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A must-have volume for all Beatles fans-a career-spanning selection of writings about the Fab Four

There are, of course, many books on the Beatles, but this is the only one available that is a comprehensive, career-spanning collection of journalism about the legendary band, before and after the breakup. Consisting of more than fifty articles, essays,

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A must-have volume for all Beatles fans-a career-spanning selection of writings about the Fab Four

There are, of course, many books on the Beatles, but this is the only one available that is a comprehensive, career-spanning collection of journalism about the legendary band, before and after the breakup. Consisting of more than fifty articles, essays, interviews, record and movie reviews, poems, and book excerpts-many of them rare and hard to find-Read the Beatles is an unprecedented compilation that follows the arc of the Fab Four's iconic and idiosyncratic career, from their early days in Liverpool through their tragic and triumphant histories after the group's split.

The book also includes original essays from noted musicians and journalists about the Beatles' lasting influence and why they still matter today.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780143037323
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
10/31/2006
Pages:
364
Sales rank:
741,489
Product dimensions:
5.59(w) x 8.44(h) x 0.92(d)
Age Range:
18 - 17 Years

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Meet the Author

June Skinner Sawyers is an editor and journalist who writes frequently about music and the arts. She is a regular contributor to the Chicago Tribune, for which she wrote a nightlife column for two years, and is the editor of several literary anthologies.

Astrid Kirchherr is a photographer and artist who was a close acquaintance of the Beatles during their early career in Hamburg, Germany.

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Read the Beatles: Classic and New Writings on the Beatles, Their Legacy, and Why They Still Matter 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
ZEPPELIN WHOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!! LETS GO LED ZEPPELIN!!!! DO YOU THINK THE BEATLES CAN PLAY THE GUITAR WITH A VIOLIN BOW? i dont think so.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Me dont get it
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