Just a shot away

peace, love, and tragedy with the Rolling Stones at Altamont
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Homicide, Rock concerts, Rolling Stones, Rock music, Hell"s Angels, History and criticism, Counterculture, Altamont Festival (1969 : Tracy, Calif.), Hi
StatementSaul Austerlitz
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML28.A29 A474 2018
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 316 pages
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26961139M
ISBN 101250083192
ISBN 139781250083197
LC Control Number2018001404
OCLC/WorldCa1001327344

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