The Lizard King Was Here: The Life and Times of Jim Morrison in Alexandria, Virginia

The Lizard King Was Here: The Life and Times of Jim Morrison in Alexandria, Virginia

by Mark Opsasnick
     
 
THE LIZARD KING WAS HERE is an in-depth study of a greatly overlooked period in the mercurial life of Jim Morrison, the late poet and lyricist-vocalist of the rock and roll band The Doors who died at the age of 27 in 1971. Examining Morrison�s life from January 1959 to August 1961 - the years he resided in Alexandria, Virginia and attended George Washington

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THE LIZARD KING WAS HERE is an in-depth study of a greatly overlooked period in the mercurial life of Jim Morrison, the late poet and lyricist-vocalist of the rock and roll band The Doors who died at the age of 27 in 1971. Examining Morrison�s life from January 1959 to August 1961 - the years he resided in Alexandria, Virginia and attended George Washington High School - author Mark Opsasnick reveals a wealth of experiences that served to influence the singer�s poetry, lyrics, and work as a performing artist with the Doors. The end result is a fresh look at a formative period in the life of one of rock and roll�s greatest superstars. Dedicated fans of Jim Morrison will be enthralled with THE LIZARD KING WAS HERE.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781425713300
Publisher:
Xlibris Corporation
Publication date:
06/28/2006
Pages:
270
Product dimensions:
5.96(w) x 9.12(h) x 0.66(d)

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