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The Man Who Sold the World

David Bowie And The 1970s

By Peter Doggett

The Man Who Sold the World by Peter Doggett—author of the critically acclaimed Beatles biography, You Never Give Me Your Money—is a song-by-song chronicle of the evolution of David Bowie.

Focusing on the work and the life of one of the most groundbreaking figures in music and popular culture during the turbulent seventies, Bowie’s most productive and innovative period, The Man Who Sold the World is the book that serious rock music lovers have been waiting for.

By exploring David Bowie’s individual achievements and breakthroughs one-by-one, Doggett paints a fascinating portrait of the performer who paved the way for a host of fearless contemporary artists, from Radiohead to Lady Gaga.

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Publish Date

2012

ISBN

9780062024657


Format: Book
Author: Doggett, Peter
Title: The man who sold the world : David Bowie and the 1970s / Peter Doggett.
Publisher Date: New York : Harper, 2012, c2011.
Subject: Bowie, David -- Criticism and interpretation.
Isbn: 9780062024657
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 3
System Items Total: 3
Call Number: 782.42166 Bow
Oclc: 2012022455
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Bib Id: 399935

Format: Book
Author: Doggett, Peter
Title: The man who sold the world : David Bowie and the 1970s / Peter Doggett.
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
Publisher, Date: New York : Harper, 2012, c2011.
Description: ix, 499 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects: Bowie, David -- Criticism and interpretation.
Notes: Originally published: London : Bodley Head, 2011.
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [471]-477) and index.
LCCN: bl2012022455
ISBN: 9780062024657
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 3
Total Copies: 3
Call Number: 782.42166 Bow