Elvis - Graceland Peter Guralnick

ISBN: 9789515787903

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713 pages


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Elvis - Graceland  by  Peter Guralnick

Elvis - Graceland by Peter Guralnick
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Careless Love is the full, true, and mesmerizing story of Elvis Presleys last two decades, in the long-awaited second volume of Peter Guralnicks masterful two-part biography.Last Train to Memphis, the first part of Guralnicks two-volume life ofMoreCareless Love is the full, true, and mesmerizing story of Elvis Presleys last two decades, in the long-awaited second volume of Peter Guralnicks masterful two-part biography.Last Train to Memphis, the first part of Guralnicks two-volume life of Elvis Presley, was acclaimed by the New York Times as a triumph of biographical art.

This concluding volume recounts the second half of Elvis life in rich and previously unimagined detail, and confirms Guralnicks status as one of the great biographers of our time.Beginning with Presleys army service in Germany in 1958 and ending with his death in Memphis in 1977, Careless Love chronicles the unravelling of the dream that once shone so brightly, homing in on the complex playing-out of Elvis relationship with his Machiavellian manager, Colonel Tom Parker.

Its a breathtaking revelatory drama that for the first time places the events of a too-often mistold tale in a fresh, believable, and understandable context.Elvis changes during these years form a tragic mystery that Careless Love unlocks for the first time. This is the quintessential American story, encompassing elements of race, class, wealth, sex, music, religion, and personal transformation.

Written with grace, sensitivity, and passion, Careless Love is a unique contribution to our understanding of American popular culture and the nature of success, giving us true insight at last into one of the most misunderstood public figures of our times.



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