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    DescriptionThe Rolling Stones formed precisely a half century ago (well, maybe not precisely-even Keith Richards, in his recent Number One bestselling autobiography, wasn't sure if the audition was April or May). And they are still at 'work - or, rather, at play, celebrating 50 years of phenomenal music and a journey as raucous as 'Jumpin' Jack Flash. "Life's" cameras were there early and have been there since, capturing all the ragged glory. The same editors who produced a bestselling book on the Beatles as well as individual illustrated biographies of John Lennon and, recently, George Harrison now look at the long history of the Stones: the mysterious death of Brian Jones, the essential push-pull relationship of Jagger and Richards, the '60s signpost that was Altamont, the later glam, and then the welcomed return to roots. There are funny moments (the early Stones with TV host Dean Martin, who just doesn't get it when the band first fails-and fails miserably-to "conquer America") and many thrilling moments.


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    Title
    Life:The Rolling Stones
    Subtitle
    50 Years of Rock 'n' Roll
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) The Editors of LIFE Magazine
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 160
    Width: 262 mm
    Height: 351 mm
    Thickness: 18 mm
    Weight: 1,383 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781603202275
    ISBN 10: 1603202277
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: BIO
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T4.1
    BIC subject category V2: BGF
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T General Subject: 170
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 03
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 04
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    Ingram Subject Code: BA
    DC22: B
    BISAC V2.8: MUS035000
    BIC subject category V2: AVGP
    B&T Approval Code: A06402700
    Libri: ENGM1075
    BISAC V2.8: BIO005000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15970
    Libri: ENGM4300
    B&T Approval Code: A08745500
    BISAC V2.8: BIO004000
    Libri: ROLL6000
    BISAC V2.8: PHO014000
    DC22: 782.42166092/2
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC23: 782.421660922
    LC classification: ML421.R64 R642 2012
    Thema V1.0: DNBF, AVP, AVLP
    Edition
    1
    Illustrations note
    100 Full-color photos
    Publisher
    Time Inc Home Entertaiment
    Imprint name
    Time Inc Home Entertaiment
    Publication date
    25 May 2012
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    The editors at LIFE vigorously carry on the traditions of excellence in photography, in journalism, and in telling the story of our country and our world which began with LIFE magazine in 1936 by founding editor and publisher, Henry R. Luce. They have published books on a broad range of subjects, including New York Times bestsellers "One Nation," "LIFE Picture Puzzle" and "The American Journey of Barack Obama."