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The Resource The authorized Roy Orbison, by his sons Roy Jr., Wesley, & Alex Orbison, with Jeff Slate ; concept, curation and research by Marcel Riesco

The authorized Roy Orbison, by his sons Roy Jr., Wesley, & Alex Orbison, with Jeff Slate ; concept, curation and research by Marcel Riesco

Label
The authorized Roy Orbison
Title
The authorized Roy Orbison
Statement of responsibility
by his sons Roy Jr., Wesley, & Alex Orbison, with Jeff Slate ; concept, curation and research by Marcel Riesco
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the life and career of the influential rock 'n' roll pioneer, from his rise to stardom, to the tragedies that led to his obscurity, to his dramatic comeback and death at the age of fifty-two
Summary
As told through the accounts and records of family members, this biography of the rock and roll icon describes his childhood in Texas to the personal tragedies that shaped his adult life and legendary career highs and lows
Biography type
individual biography
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10600935
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
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Orbison, Roy
Dewey number
  • 782.42166092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
discographies
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  • Orbison, Wesley
  • Orbison, Alex
  • Slate, Jeff
  • Riesco, Marcel
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True
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  • Orbison, Roy
  • Orbison, Roy
  • Rock musicians
  • Rock musicians
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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the authorized biography
Label
The authorized Roy Orbison, by his sons Roy Jr., Wesley, & Alex Orbison, with Jeff Slate ; concept, curation and research by Marcel Riesco
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes discography (pages 245-252)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: A black and white night -- From wink to the brink -- The Sun years -- The Monument years and stardom in the United Kingdom -- Crying -- The wilderness years -- A career revival and the Traveling Wilburys -- Saying good-bye
Control code
on1005700738
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
253 pages
Isbn
9781478976547
Lccn
2017569154
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1005700738
Label
The authorized Roy Orbison, by his sons Roy Jr., Wesley, & Alex Orbison, with Jeff Slate ; concept, curation and research by Marcel Riesco
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes discography (pages 245-252)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: A black and white night -- From wink to the brink -- The Sun years -- The Monument years and stardom in the United Kingdom -- Crying -- The wilderness years -- A career revival and the Traveling Wilburys -- Saying good-bye
Control code
on1005700738
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
253 pages
Isbn
9781478976547
Lccn
2017569154
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1005700738

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