Fab: An Intimate Life of Paul McCartney
Hachette Books, 26 окт. 2010 г. - Всего страниц: 656
Howard Sounes, the bestselling author of Down the Highway: The Life of Bob Dylan and Charles Bukowski: Locked in the Arms of a Crazy Life, turns his considerable reporting and storytelling skills to one of the most famous, talented—and wealthiest—men alive: Paul McCartney.
Fab is the first exhaustive biography of the legendary musician; it tells Sir Paul's whole life story, from childhood to present day, from working-class Liverpool beginnings to the cultural phenomenon that was The Beatles to his many solo incarnations.
Fab is the definitive portrait of McCartney, a man of contradictions and a consummate musician far more ruthless, ambitious, and moody than his relaxed public image implies. Based on original research and more than two hundred new interviews, Fab also reveals for the first time the full story of his two marriages, romances, family feuds, phenomenal wealth, and complex relationships with his fellow ex-Beatles.
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An Intimate Life of Paul McCartney Howard Sounes ... has a colour, its citizens
have a distinct character: they are friendly, jokey and inquisitive, hugely proud of
their city and thin-skinned when it is criticised, as it has been throughout Paul's
An Intimate Life of Paul McCartney Howard Sounes. Ginny took Mary to meet her
widowed mother Florence at her Corporation-owned ('corpy') home in Scargreen
Avenue, Norris Green, whereby Mary met Gin's bachelor brother Jim. When the ...
An Intimate Life of Paul McCartney Howard Sounes. As we have seen, the
McCartneys were a large, close-knit family who revelled in their own company,
getting together regularly for parties. Jim would typically greet his nearest and
An Intimate Life of Paul McCartney Howard Sounes. he became nervous when
he saw the ship's captain inspecting the strong room on their return voyage. 'As a
result I immediately got rid of what was left of my £500 by throwing it through the ...
An Intimate Life of Paul McCartney Howard Sounes. Harrison as being thick as a
plank ... Paul's family moved again with Mum's work, this time to a new corpy
house in Allerton, a pleasant suburb closer to town. The address was 20 Forthlin
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LibraryThing ReviewПользовательский отзыв - lanewillson - LibraryThing
Fab was a very enjoyable read. Howard Sounes does a great job of balancing McCartney’s mistakes and his genius, but never deifies the man. Yet at the same time he seems to like McCartney more and more as the book progresses draws the reader into a shared and honest admiration. Читать весь отзыв
FAB: An Intimate Life of Paul McCartneyПользовательский отзыв - Kirkus
Solid addition to the ever-expanding library of books about the Beatle named Paul.Like Peter Carlin's Paul McCartney: A Life (2009) and unlike Barry Miles' Paul McCartney: Many Years from Now, this ... Читать весь отзыв