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The Resource Bear : the life and times of Augustus Owsley Stanley III, Robert Greenfield

Bear : the life and times of Augustus Owsley Stanley III, Robert Greenfield

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Bear : the life and times of Augustus Owsley Stanley III
Title
Bear
Title remainder
the life and times of Augustus Owsley Stanley III
Statement of responsibility
Robert Greenfield
Title variation
Life and times of Augustus Owsley Stanley III
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Award winning author and biographer Robert Greenfield brings readers the definitive biography of a Grateful Dead legend Augustus Owsley Stanley III, known better by his nickname, Bear. From extensive interviews with Bear and a major Rolling Stone piece, Greenfield brings readers unparalleled access to one of the most important forces in the rise of the counter-culture of the sixties
Summary
The award-winning author of S.T.P.: A Journey Through America With the Rolling Stones traces the life of the Grateful Dead benefactor and LSD chemist who played an indelible role in 1960s counterculture, describing how he helped finance and record the band's early work
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10541766
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 781.66092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML429.S815
LC item number
G74 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
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Target audience
adult
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the life and times of Augustus Owsley Stanley III
Label
Bear : the life and times of Augustus Owsley Stanley III, Robert Greenfield
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-257), discography (pages 221-232), and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue. The Muir Beach acid test -- Bluegrass roots -- Growing up absurd -- Shape-shifting -- Berkeley, 1964 -- Making acid -- Pranksters and Angels -- Trips Festival -- LA fadeaway -- Olompali -- Print the legend -- Monterey Pop, and beyond -- Getting busted -- Two festivals -- Set up like a bowling pin -- Wall of sound -- Growing weed -- Bear's dream -- The land down under -- Real love -- Old and in the way -- A visit from Bear -- On the way home -- Epilogue. More anthems for the Bear
Control code
5832135
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 270 pages
Isbn
9781250081216
Lccn
2016027613
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn932576611
  • (OCoLC)932576611
Label
Bear : the life and times of Augustus Owsley Stanley III, Robert Greenfield
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-257), discography (pages 221-232), and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue. The Muir Beach acid test -- Bluegrass roots -- Growing up absurd -- Shape-shifting -- Berkeley, 1964 -- Making acid -- Pranksters and Angels -- Trips Festival -- LA fadeaway -- Olompali -- Print the legend -- Monterey Pop, and beyond -- Getting busted -- Two festivals -- Set up like a bowling pin -- Wall of sound -- Growing weed -- Bear's dream -- The land down under -- Real love -- Old and in the way -- A visit from Bear -- On the way home -- Epilogue. More anthems for the Bear
Control code
5832135
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 270 pages
Isbn
9781250081216
Lccn
2016027613
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn932576611
  • (OCoLC)932576611

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