No Direction Home: The Life And Music Of Bob Dylan

No Direction Home: The Life And Music Of Bob Dylan

by Robert Shelton

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Robert Shelton wrote the rave review of Bob Dylan in the New York Times that is generally credited with being the piece that "discovered" him in 1961. Twenty-five years later, Shelton, who had followed Dylan's career faithfully, published No Direction Home . Here is the "empathetic and rather magnificent" ( Washington Post Book World ) story of Dylan, musician and phenomenon.

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ISBN-13: 9780306812873
Publisher: Da Capo Press
Publication date: 07/29/2003
Edition description: Second Da Capo Press Edition
Pages: 576
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 8.24(h) x 1.25(d)

About the Author

Robert Shelton (1926-95) wrote about music for the New York Times until the end of the '60s.

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No Direction Home: The Life and Music of Bob Dylan 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
i read this/already ownin' about 12 dylan recordings-theres no doubt that this taught me more about the man, than i ever thought was possible/i deeply like the discussion dylan has with the author on the plane-the whole thing is the closest you'll get to knowin' this mans history and it also gives a good but brief history of other people in dylans life:Baez, Cash, Guthrie/good book man, but it, its needed