Elvis and You is the all-in-one, hands-on, resource guide to the universe of Elvis and his fans. It's a comprehensive guide to visiting, navigating, and understanding the world of the King. You'll discover the many pleasures of Elvis-things to do, places to go, activities, projects, and adventures-all kinds of ways to experience the King.
Here's some of what's inside Elvis and You:
* 545 photographs! Many photos of Elvis never before published
* Essential Elvisology: facts, stats, and trivia every Elvis fan
* needs to know
* Locations of annual Elvis fan gatherings and conventions
* How to throw an Elvis party or Elvis wedding
* How to build your Elvis "shrine"
* Fans' personal Elvis stories and testimonials
* A guide to Elvis in cyberspace: web sites, chat rooms,
* newsgroups, and web rings
If you're only now discovering Elvis and don't know a thing about the Elvis fan world, or if you've been wild about him since the 50's, belong to a fan club, and travel to Graceland twice a year-whatever type of fan you may be-this book is for you.
In the spirit of Elvis and his philanthropic nature the authors will donate a portion of their royalties to charity.
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John OHara (19051970) was one of the most prominent American writers of the twentieth century. Championed by Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and Dorothy Parker, he wrote seventeen novels, including Appointment in Samarra, his first, BUtterfield 8, which was made into a film starring Elizabeth Taylor, and Ten North Frederick, which won the National Book Award, and he had more stories published in the New Yorker than anyone in the history of the magazine. Born in Pottsville, Pennsylvania, he lived for many years in New York and in Princeton, New Jersey, where he died.Review :
...a pleasure to read, to skim, to enjoy...Within its 626 pages is packed an amazing amount of data, detail, fact-and-conjecture. -- Elvis Information Network
...one's sincere and goofy enough that it will appeal to fans of every persuasion, from the zealot to the kitsch-hound. -- Commercial Appeal
If there's anything an Elvis fan needs to know about Elvis...it's crammed into the 626 pages here...A keeper! -- Bill E. Burk's Elvis World
If you are a true Elvis fan and you can buy only one book, the clear choice is this. -- Newhouse News Service
Interesting, well researched and very enjoyable, thus it gave a lot of pleasure.... -- Elvisnews.com
The essays are very well written...also a huge amount of fairly obscure information....Wonderful! -- Elvis in Print
This comprehensive handbook is the fan's ultimate resource. -- Publisher's Weekly
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Description du livre Perigee Trade, 2000. Paperback. État : New. Never used!. N° de réf. du libraire P110399525653
Description du livre Perigee Trade, 2000. Paperback. État : New. book. N° de réf. du libraire M0399525653
Description du livre Perigee Trade. PAPERBACK. État : New. 0399525653 New Condition. N° de réf. du libraire NEW7.1075635