The Resource Love becomes a funeral pyre : a biography of The Doors, Mick Wall, (electronic resource)

Love becomes a funeral pyre : a biography of The Doors, Mick Wall, (electronic resource)

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Love becomes a funeral pyre : a biography of The Doors
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Love becomes a funeral pyre
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a biography of The Doors
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Mick Wall
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Biography of The Doors
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eng
Summary
Spanning the entire history of the Doors, this book will long remain the definitive biography of a band that forever changed popular music. But it's not the story you think you know. Yes, Jim Morrison died in Paris in 1971-but not in a bathtub. The other Doors were saddened and shocked but had already fired him anyway. It wasn't Jim who wrote the hits; it was guitarist Robby Krieger. It wasn't Jim who saw a bright, acid-flared future for the band but keyboardist Ray Manzarek. And so, the band that started out as the "American Rolling Stones," noted for their wildly unpredictable performances, their jazzy vibe, and the crazed monologues of their front man, ended as badly as did the sixties: abruptly, bloodily, cripplingly. Along with evoking the cultural milieu of Los Angeles in the sixties, in Love Becomes a Funeral Pyre bestselling writer Mick Wall captures the true spirit of that tarnished age with a brilliantly penetrating and contemporary investigation into the real story of the Doors
Summary
Spanning the entire history of the Doors, this book will long remain the definitive biography of a band that forever changed popular music. But it's not the story you think you know,"--Amazon.com
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collective biography
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10446336
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Midwest
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Wall, Mick
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782.42166092/2
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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Rock musicians
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adult
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a biography of The Doors
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Love becomes a funeral pyre : a biography of The Doors, Mick Wall, (electronic resource)
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MWT11523674
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1 online resource
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781613734117
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11523674
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Love becomes a funeral pyre : a biography of The Doors, Mick Wall, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11523674
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781613734117
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11523674
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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