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Author Doyle, Tom, 1967- author.

Title Captain Fantastic : Elton John's stellar trip through the '70s / Tom Doyle.

Publication Info. New York : Ballantine Books, [2017]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    780.92 John,E DOY    Available
Edition First edition.
Description xxiv, 302 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A Long, Long Time -- Elton John Has Arrived -- Reborn on the West Coast -- A Well-Known Gun -- Hope You Don't Mind -- Hercules -- No Superman Gonna Ruin My Plans -- All Aboard the Starship -- High in the Snowy Mountains -- From the End of the World to Your Town -- Drift of the Fantastic Voyage -- Burning Out His Fuse -- An Audience with the King -- Floating into Space -- Super Czar -- Quack!.
Summary "Draws on first-person interviews to trace the iconic rock artist's meteoric rise in the 1970s, documenting his significant achievements and the private struggles that led to his suicide attempts and temporary retirement. By the author of Man on the Run,"--NoveList.
Subject John, Elton.
Rock musicians -- England -- Biography.
ISBN 9781101884188 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1101884185 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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