The American Book of the Dead

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Simon and Schuster, Dec 4, 1997 - Music - 434 pages
The American Book of the Dead is the definitive encyclopedic guidebook to the long, strange cultural trip taken by one of America's most innovative, awe-inspiring rock groups and its fans. With rare, never-before-published photographs and over 750 entries, this kaleidoscopic look at the Grateful Dead takes you on a journey to the crossroads of music and history to see how one band changed the American musical tradition. Deadheads, and indeed anyone who loves rock and roll, will enjoy and use this ultimate celebration of the Grateful Dead - their roots, their music, their enduring influence on musicians, songwriters, and performers.
 

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
5
Section 3
21
Section 4
54
Section 5
78
Section 6
109
Section 7
116
Section 8
118
Section 16
292
Section 17
301
Section 18
311
Section 19
312
Section 20
315
Section 21
325
Section 22
362
Section 23
380

Section 9
129
Section 10
164
Section 11
192
Section 12
211
Section 13
223
Section 14
254
Section 15
280
Section 24
383
Section 25
387
Section 26
388
Section 27
408
Section 28
411
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Oliver Trager is an editor at Facts on File News Services.

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