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The grand tour : the life and music of George Jones / Rich Kienzle.

Kienzle, Richard, author. (Author).
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  • 8 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brownstown Public Library - Brownstown 92 JONES (Text) 79361000097413 Adult Nonfiction - Biography Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 782.421 KIENZLE (Text) 33946003082513 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -
Jennings County Public Library - North Vernon BIO JONES (Text) 30653006337893 New Adult Bio Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon B JONES (Text) 34330513023334 Adult - Biography Available -
Mooresville Public Library - Mooresville 921 JON (Text) 37323005258564 NONFIC Available -
Peabody Public Library - Columbia City NON-FICTION 782.421642 KIENZLE (Text) 30403002163228 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library 921 Jones (Text) 31208912448471 non-fiction Available -
Westfield Washington Public Library - Westfield B-Jones (Text) 78292000353972 Adult Biography Book Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062309914
  • ISBN: 0062309919
  • Physical Description: 279 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Dey St., an imprint of William Morrow Publishers, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-279) and discography (pages 262-264).
Formatted Contents Note: 1931-1953 -- 1953-1961 -- 1962-1968 -- 1968-1975 -- 1975-1983 -- 1983-1990 -- 1990-1999 -- 1999-2013 -- Epilogue. 2013-2015.
Summary, etc.: Presents a definitive biography of country music legend George Jones.
"In a masterful biography laden with new revelations, veteran country music journalist/historian Rich Kienzle offers a definitive, full-bodied portrait of legendary country singer George Jones and the music that remains his legacy... Kienzle chronicles Jones's impoverished East Texas childhood as the youngest son of a deeply religious mother and alcoholic, often-abusive father. He examines his three troubled marriages including his union with superstar Tammy Wynette and looks unsparingly at Jones's demons. Alcohol and later cocaine nearly killed him until fourth wife Nancy helped him learn to love himself. Kienzle also details Jones's remarkable musical journey from singing in violent Texas honky tonks to Grand Ole Opry star, hitmaker and master vocalist whose raw, emotionally powerful delivery remains the Gold Standard for country singers" -- provided by publisher.
Subject: Jones, George, 1931-2013.
Country musicians > United States > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.

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