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The last days of John Lennon Book
Book | First edition. | Little, Brown and Company, New York : 2020.

  • 6 of 10 Copies Available at Libraries in Niagara Cooperative (Show)
  • 0 of 1 Copy Available at Niagara-on-the-Lake Library System
  • 1 current hold with 10 total copies.
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Niagara-on-the-Lake 5125 LENNO-P Adult New Non-Fiction Copy hold / Volume hold Checked out
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"John Lennon was one of the world's most influential people. Mark David Chapman was one of the most invisible. By the end of 1980, the Beatles had been broken up for a decade -- a decade John Lennon had spent in search of his true identity: singer, songwriter, activist, burn out. 'It's the perfect time to be coming back,' he declared. Except that Lennon was a marked man. As early as the Beatles' controversial 1966 American tour, the band had feared for their safety. 'You might as well put a target on me,' Lennon said, and the Nixon administration complied by opening an FBI file. If only the agents hadn't been so intently focused on the star himself, they might have detected Mark David Chapman's powerful, ever-growing obsession with his one time idol. Chapman, himself a tragic nowhere man, ultimately achieved the notoriety he craved by actualizing the target on Lennon -- single-handedly wounding the spirit of a generation."--Publisher's description.
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  • ISBN: 0316429066
  • ISBN: 9780316429061
  • Physical Description: x, 434 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2020.
  • Bibliography, etc. Note:
    Includes bibliographical references.

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