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The most complete account of David Bowie and his impact on pop culture ever written.

David Buckley's unique approach to unravelling the Bowie enigma, via interviews with many of the singer's closest associates, biography and academic analysis, makes this unrivalled biography a classic for Bowie fans old and new. This revised edition of Strange Fascination comes at a time when Bowie is, once again, on a creative roll, and captures exclusive details about the tours, the making of the albums, the arguments, the split-ups, the music and , most importantly, the man himself. Also including exclusive photographic material, Strange Fascination is the most complete account of David Bowie and his impact on pop culture ever written.

Reviews

One of the most authoritative Bowie books you're ever likely to read.

Mojo

As a critique-cum-re-establishment of the David Bowie character, "definitive" is pretty much it.

Guardian

A fascinating portrait of a fascinating artist ... if you like Bowie and you're into biographies, this is the one to read

Marc Almond

Buckley manages the ultimate achievement of any rock biog and sends you scuttling back to the records.

Guardian

A definitive re-establishment of the man and the myth of David Bowie.

Future Music

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Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780753504574

    October 1, 2007

    Virgin Books

    656 pages

    RRP $32.99

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  • Paperback

    9780753510025

    October 1, 2007

    Virgin Books

    592 pages

    RRP $24.99

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    • Abbey's Bookshop
    • Angus & Robertson Bookworld
    • Booktopia
    • Boomerang Books
    • Collins Booksellers
    • Dymocks
    • Books Kinokuniya
    • The Nile
    • QBD
    • Readings
    • Robinsons Bookshop
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at booksellers.org.au

  • EBook

    9781448132478

    April 24, 2012

    Virgin Digital

    592 pages

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