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Author Pepper, Art, 1925-1982.

Title Straight life : the story of Art Pepper / by Art and Laurie Pepper ; introduction by Gary Giddins ; discography by Todd Selbert.

Imprint New York : Da Capo Press, 1994.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    780.92 Pepper,A PEP 1994    DUE 12-03-19
Edition Updated ed., 1st Da Capo Press ed.
Description xx, 558 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Originally published: New York : Schirmer Books, ©1979. With new introd., afterword, and discography (p. 507-549).
Includes index.
Contents 1925-1954. Childhood 1925-1939 -- Patti 1930-1944 -- The avenue 1940-1944 -- The army 1944-1946 -- Heroin 1946-1950 -- On the road with Stan Kenton's band 1946-1952 -- Busted 1952-1953 -- The Los Angeles County Jail 1953 -- The U.S. Public Health Service Hospital at Fort Worth 1953-1954 -- 1954-1966. The Los Angeles County Jail: integration 1954-1956 -- Diane 1956-1958 -- Suicides 1958-1960 -- Stealing 1960 -- The Los Angels County Jail: the hole 1960-1961 -- San Quentin 1961 -- San Quentin: learning the ropes 1961-1964 -- The check protector 1964-1965 -- San Quentin: tattoos 1965-1966 -- 1966-1978. Christine 1966-1968 -- On the road with Buddy Rich's band 1968-1969 -- Synanon 1969 -- Synanon: Laurie 1969 -- Synanon: games, raids, the trip 1969-1971 -- The return of Art Pepper 1971-1978.
Subject Pepper, Art, 1925-1982.
Jazz musicians -- United States -- Biography.
Saxophonists -- United States -- Biography.
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
Added Author Pepper, Laurie.
ISBN 0306805588 (pbk.)
9780306805585 (pbk.)

 
    
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