Heroes and villains : the true story of the Beach Boys (Book, 1986) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Heroes and villains : the true story of the Beach Boys

Heroes and villains : the true story of the Beach Boys

Author: Steven S Gaines
Publisher: New York : New American Library, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author "reveals the gothic tale of drugs, sex, music, greed, booze, and genius behind the wholesome image of the Beach Boys."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
History
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven S Gaines
ISBN: 0453005195 9780453005197 9780306806476 0306806479
OCLC Number: 13795467
Notes: "NAL books."
Includes index.
Description: 374 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Other Titles: True story of the Beach Boys
Responsibility: Steven Gaines.

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"The Beach Boys have been rolling, like the tide their great songs evoke, for more than thirty years, reaching professional peaks and tragic personal depths. In this electrifying account Steven  Read more...
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Winner of the ASCAP Deems Taylor Award for best Pop Music Book.

 
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