Death of a Dreamer: The Assassination of John Lennon

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Twenty-First Century Books, Jan 1, 2012 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 96 pages
A dual portrait of the iconic Beatles founder John Lennon and his killer, Mark David Chapman, evaluates the political and cultural environments that shaped both men and traces the events that led up to the final moments of Lennon's life.
 

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The story of the tragic killing of John Lennon, Alison Behnke offers a well-rounded view of not only the death of John Lennon but of his life, the life of his killer and the world they lived in. The ... Read full review

DEATH OF A DREAMER: The Assassination of John Lennon

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Twin narratives converge in New York City on December 8, 1980, when John Lennon was murdered by Mark David Chapman.Behnke calls the murder an assassination, and by the general definition of the word ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
4
The Poet And The Dreamer
8
Give Peace A Chance
28
Story Of An Assassin
40
Death On The Doorstep
52
Postmortem
64
Strawberry Fields Forever
78
Timeline
86

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