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Magic Circles

The Beatles in Dream and History

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$31.00 • £24.95 • €28.00

ISBN 9780674016361

Publication Date: 10/18/2004

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432 pages

5-11/16 x 8-15/16 inches

31 halftones

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  • 1. Rude Noises from the Bog: The Beatles in Liverpool and Hamburg
  • 2. Ascension/Sacrifice: A Hard Day’s Night and Help!
  • 3. Meat: The Beatles In 1966
  • 4. The Unintelligible Truth: The Beatles and the Counterculture
  • 5. O.P.D./Deus est Vivus: The Beatles and the Death Cults
  • 6. Fantasy into Flesh: A Life and an Afterlife
  • Notes
  • Discography
  • Credits
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • Finalist, 2003 Outstanding Book in the Area of Film or Broadcasting, Theatre Library Association
  • A Choice Outstanding Academic Title of 2003
  • A Voice Literary Supplement “25 Favorite Books of 2003” Selection
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