The Man Who Sold the World

The Man Who Sold the World

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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.… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)

The people who will love it the most, I suspect, are those who were fans but not obsessives.

Yes, his book occasionally sags under the weight of his completist impulses. But it's still packed with insight, a go-to text for anyone who wants to understand what Doggett calls "the uncanny strangeness of the seventies Bowie," and the creative process that led to his artistic breakthroughs.

Book Details  

Publisher: Harper (July 31, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 512 pages

File size: 1.1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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