John Lennon : legendary musician & Beatle
|Format:||Print Book 2010|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
John Lennon was one of history's most influential musicians. This title highlights Lennon's background and his role in the formation of the groundbreaking band The Beatles. Also covered in detail are Lennon's famous war protests and his 1980 assassination. Recently released Beatles CDs, and the Cirque de Soleil masterpiece Love appealed to many young people. With Beatles songs for the Rock Band(tm) video game coming this fall, as well as remastered Beatles recordings, this title is a timely addition to any collection for middle and high schools and YA programs. Lives Cut Short is a series in Essential Library, an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.
ContentsBeatlemania in America
Growing up in Liverpool
From Quarry Men to the Beatles
Making it big
Controversy and change
Love, peace, and an end to the Beatles
America, fatherhood, and tragedy.
|Series||Lives cut short.|
-- Juvenile literature.
Lennon, John, -- 1940-1980.
Rock musicians -- England -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Rock musicians -- England.
|Publisher|| Edina, Minn. :ABDO Pub. Co.,2010
"Essential library"--P.  of cover.
112 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Includes discography (page 101), bibliographical references (pages 101-103, 106-109), and index.