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Sharper Word
By Paolo Hewitt

The Sharper Word

A Mod Anthology

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Sharper Word by Paolo Hewitt

Book Description

The celebrated former NME scribe and acclaimed biographer of Steve Marriot, The Jam and Oasis - Paolo Hewitt - collects original writing on the peculiarly British cult of Mod. He documents the clothes, music, clubs, drugs and faces behind one of the most misunderstood and enduring cultural movements. Includes hard to find pieces by Tom Wolfe, bestselling novelist Tony Parsons, Poet Laureate Andrew Motion and disgraced Tory grandee Jonathan Aitken. 'An unparalleled view of the world-conquering British youth cult.' - The Guardian

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781900924887
ISBN-10: 1900924889
Format: Paperback
(198mm x 129mm x 20mm)
Pages: 219
Imprint: Helter Skelter Publishing
Publisher: Helter Skelter Publishing
Publish Date: 7-May-2009
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Looked After Kid by Paolo Hewitt Looked After Kid, Paperback (October 2014)

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But We All Shine on by Paolo Hewitt But We All Shine on, Paperback (October 2014)

After a childhood spent in care at Burbank Children's Home, Paolo Hewitt embarks upon a personal journey as an adult to discover whatever happened to his close childhood friends. He reveals their stories - from the funny to inspiring to heart-breaking - and makes new discoveries about himself, his friends and the power of the human spirit.

David Bowie Album by Album by Paolo Hewitt David Bowie Album by Album, Hardback (September 2013)

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Author Biography - Paolo Hewitt

Paolo Hewitt is a writer, broadcaster and journalist whose other books include biographies of Steve Marriott, The Jam, Oasis and Paul Weller.

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