Bono: A Biography: A Biography

Bono: A Biography: A Biography

by David Kootnikoff

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780313355103
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 04/06/2012
Series: Greenwood Biographies
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 206
File size: 1 MB

About the Author

David Kootnikoff is an award-winning writer. His published works include U2: A Musical Biography and Getting Both Feet Wet: Experiences Inside The Jet Program, winner of the Japan Festival Award for contributing to understanding between cultures.

Table of Contents

Series Foreword ix

Introduction xi

Timeline: Events in the Life of Bono xiii

Chapter 1 Boyhood: Origins and Early Days in Dublin 1

Chapter 2 Twilight: Wide Awake 15

Chapter 3 Like a Star: Reaching Higher (1980-1983) 31

Chapter 4 Two Hearts: Marriage and International Fame (1984-1987) 57

Chapter 5 Blown by the Wind: Off Course (1988-1991) 87

Chapter 6 Better by Design: Back on Track (1992-1995) 103

Chapter 7 Staring at the Sun: Catching Up (1996-2000) 115

Chapter 8 Goodness in Everything: Back to Basics (2001-2005) 129

Chapter 9 The Songs Are in Your Eyes: Midlife Groove (2006-2009) 145

Chapter 10 Ascent: New Prospects (2010 and Beyond) 163

Appendix 1 U2's Studio Albums 169

Appendix 2 U2's Number 1 Singles 173

Appendix 3 U2's Videos 175

Appendix 4 Bono's Awards 179

Appendix 5 U2's Awards 181

Further Reading 183

Index 185

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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
U2 is amazing. I like "war" the best