Fab: An Intimate Life of Paul McCartney

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Doubleday Canada, 26 окт. 2010 г. - Всего страниц: 640
He is one of the most famous, most wealthy people on the planet, and yet he remains little-known and understood as a personality. At long last, Paul McCartney is the subject of a major, deeply researched, psychologically acute biography. It tells a story that will illuminate and surprise.

The publication finds McCartney - who turns 70 in 2012 - revitalized as a performer (touring with a set of mostly Beatles songs) and a man buffeted by profound changes in recent years: the death of his first wife, Linda; the death of George Harrison; a second marriage, to Heather Mills, and its spectacular failure, the fall-out from which is still crashing around him.

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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 McCartney

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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

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HOWARD SOUNES is the bestselling author of meticulously researched and revelatory books of biography, history and true crime, published in the UK, USA, and in translation around the world, including Charles Bukowski: Locked in the Arms of a Crazy Life and Down the Highway: The Life of Bob Dylan. He has written widely about popular music and the arts, but his background is as a news journalist, in London, UK, where he was born and lives. He was working as a newspaper reporter in 1994 when he broke the story of the British serial murderers Fred and Rosemary West, going on to write his first bestseller, Fred & Rose, which has sold nearly 300,000 copies.

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