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Absolute Beginners [electronic resource]
Absolute Beginners [electronic resource]
MacInnes, Colin2014
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London, 1958. A new phenomenon is causing a stir: the teenager. In the smoky jazz clubs of Soho and the coffee bars of Notting Hill the young and the restless – the absolute beginners – are revolutionising youth culture and forging a new carefree lifestyle of sex, drugs and rock‘n’roll. Moving in the midst of this world of mods and rockers, Teddy gangs and trads., and snapping every scene with his trusty Rolleiflex, is MacInnes’ young photographer, whose unique wit and honest views remain the definitive account of London life in the 1950s and what it means to be a teenager. In this twentieth century cult classic, MacInnes captures the spirit of a generation and creates the style bible for anyone interested in Mod culture, and the changing face of London in the era of the first race riots and the lead up to the swinging Sixties...
Imprint:
[Place of publication not identified] : Allison & Busby, 2014
Collation:
1 online resource (1 text file)
Series:
Allison & Busby Classics
ISBN:
9780749011406
Language:
English
BRN:
2544682
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