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Janis : her life and music [text (large print)] / Holly George-Warren.

Summary:

"This blazingly intimate biography of Janis Joplin establishes the Queen of Rock & Roll as the rule-breaking musical trailblazer and complicated, gender-bending rebel she was"--Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781643584911
  • ISBN: 164358491X
  • Physical Description: 591 pages (large print) : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Center Point Large Print edition.
  • Publisher: Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Regular print version previously published by: Simon & Schuster.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Pioneer stock -- Tomboy -- Thrill seeker -- "Beat weeds" -- "18 and fucked up" -- Hell raiser -- Waller Creek boy -- Blues singer -- Meth freak and the Saturday night swindle -- Texas coed -- Big Brother's chick singer -- "The idol of my generation" -- "Haight-Ashbury's first pinup" -- Woman on the verge -- "Rock star born on Second Avenue" -- Kozmic blues -- Pearl.
Summary, etc.:
"This blazingly intimate biography of Janis Joplin establishes the Queen of Rock & Roll as the rule-breaking musical trailblazer and complicated, gender-bending rebel she was"--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Joplin, Janis.
Singers > United States > Biography.
Rock musicians > United States > Biography.
Large type books.
Genre: Biographies.

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