Born to run

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New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, 2016.
9781501141515, 1501141511
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Indian Prairie Public Library District - 1st Floor - SubjectsBIOGRAPHY SPRINGSTEEN BRUCEOn Shelf
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First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
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xii, 510 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 25 cm


Over the past seven years, Bruce Springsteen has privately devoted himself to writing the story of his life, bringing to these pages the same honesty, humor, and originality found in his songs. He describes growing up Catholic in Freehold, New Jersey, amid the poetry, danger, and darkness that fueled his imagination, leading up to the moment he refers to as "The Big Bang": seeing Elvis Presley's debut on The Ed Sullivan Show. He vividly recounts his relentless drive to become a musician, his early days as a bar band king in Asbury Park, and the rise of the E Street Band. With disarming candor, he also tells for the first time the story of the personal struggles that inspired his best work, and shows us why the song "Born to Run" reveals more than we previously realized.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Springsteen, B. (2016). Born to run (First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.). Simon & Schuster.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Springsteen, Bruce. 2016. Born to Run. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Springsteen, Bruce. Born to Run New York, NY: Simon & Schuster, 2016.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Springsteen, Bruce. Born to Run First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition., Simon & Schuster, 2016.

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