And in the end : : the Last Days of the Beatles
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Call Number: 782.421 McN, Adult Book / Nonfiction / Performing Arts / Music / McNab, Ken
On Shelf At: Downtown Library
|Location||Call Number||Branch||Item Status|
|Downtown 1st Floor, NEW||782.421 McN||Downtown Library||On Shelf|
|Malletts Adult Books, NEW||Adult Book / Nonfiction / Performing Arts / Music / McNab, Ken||Malletts Creek Branch||Due 05-06-2021|
Originally published in Great Britain by Polygon, an imprint of Birlinn Ltd.
"Ken McNab's in-depth look at The Beatles' acrimonious final year is a detailed account of the breakup featuring the perspectives of all four band members and their roles. A must to add to the collection of Beatles fans, And In the End is full of fascinating information available for the first time. McNab reconstructs for the first time the seismic events of 1969, when The Beatles reached new highs of creativity and new lows of the internal strife that would destroy them. Between the pressure of being filmed during rehearsals and writing sessions for the documentary Get Back, their company Apple Corps facing bankruptcy, Lennon's heroin use, and musical disagreements, the group was arguing more than ever before and their formerly close friendship began to disintegrate. In the midst of this rancour, however, emerged the disharmony of Let It Be and the ragged genius of Abbey Road, their incredible farewell love letter to the world"-- Provided by publisher.
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New York : Thomas Dunne Books, 2020.
Year Published: 2020
Description: 311 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Lennon, John, -- 1940-1980.
Harrison, George, -- 1943-2001.
Northern Songs (Firm)
Apple Corps Limited.