Last Train to Memphis: The Rise of Elvis Presley

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A prize-winning biography draws on almost a decade of research to recreate, in vivid detail, the beginning of the King's career. Reprint. National ad/promo.

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User Review  - kaylaraeintheway - LibraryThing

Peter Guralnick certainly did his research for this book! He details the first half of Elvis's life, from early childhood growing up in Tupelo, Mississippi to his mother's death and his deployment to ... Read full review

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User Review  - SeriousGrace - LibraryThing

When Guralnick calls Elvis a "myth" is he referring to the unfolding of events that created rock and roll, or is he implying Elvis had an unverifiable existence? Was Elvis a false notion? I'm not ... Read full review

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