Mystery train: images of America in rock'n'roll music

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Dutton, May 15, 1990 - Biography & Autobiography - 281 pages
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User Review  - Rlotz - Goodreads

I wonder if Greil is on Goodreads. He would love it. Whatever you're expecting, you'll be surprised by this book. Marcus is eclectic, ambitious, and wacky. He shifts effortlessly from Nixon to ... Read full review

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User Review  - Court - Goodreads

Ponderous and overwrought, and oh. so. pretentious. Very disappointing. Read full review

Contents

PROLOGUE
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ROBERT JOHNSON IQ38 19
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Pilgrims Progress 39
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Copyright

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About the author (1990)

Greil Marcus is the author of "Invisible Republic," "Dead Elvis," "Lipstick Traces," & "Mystery Train." His pieces have appeared in a wide range of publications, including "Artforum," "Interview," "The New Yorker," "The New York Times," & "Esquire." He will be teaching at Princeton & Berkeley in fall 2000.

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