Woodstock--a concert that defined a generation

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Book cover: 1969 : the year everything changed

1969 : the year everything changed / Rob Kirkpatrick.

Chronicles American music, news, politics, art, publishing, and sports during 1969, from Woodstock to the Manson family and Richard Nixon's presidency to the gay rights movement. (Baker & Taylor)

 

Book cover: Back to the Garden

Back to the Garden : the story of Woodstock and how it changed a generation / Pete Fornatale.

An award-winning broadcaster's authoritative fortieth anniversary tribute to the first Woodstock event draws on original interviews with such performers as Roger Daltry, Joan Baez, and David Crosby to place the gathering against a backdrop of period history and culture. (Atlas Pub.)

 

Book cover: Barefoot in Babylon

Barefoot in Babylon : the creation of the Woodstock Music Festival, 1969 / Bob Spitz.

Gives readers a behind-the-scenes look at the making of Woodstock, from its inception and the incredible musicians that performed to its scandals and the darker side of the peace movement. (Baker & Taylor)

 

Book cover: The Road to Woodstock

The road to Woodstock / Michael Lang.

A fortieth anniversary tribute to the first Woodstock festival, written by its co-creator, describes the historical three-day performance in an account that features rare photographs and recollections by artists who appeared at the event. (Baker & Taylor)

 

Book cover: Something’s happening here

Something’s happening here : a sixties odyssey from Brooklyn to Woodstock / Mark Berger.

The decade comes alive in this whirlwind personal account of the 60s that begins in Brooklyn and ends at Woodstock. (Atlas Pub.)

 

Book cover: Woodstock : 50 years of peace and music

Woodstock : 50 years of peace and music / Daniel Bukszpan.

Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the legendary music festival, offers insights on how the festival is still making an impact on pop culture, while candid interviews, set lists, and photographs relive the chaos and performances.(Baker & Taylor)

 

Book cover: Woodstock 50th Anniversary : back to Yasgur’s farm

Woodstock 50th Anniversary : back to Yasgur’s farm / Mike Greenblatt.

Offers a front-row seat to the most important concert in rock history, an implausible happening filled with trials and triumphs that defined a generation. (Atlas Pub.)

 

Book cover: Woodstock : the oral history

Woodstock : the oral history / Joel Makower.

Woodstock is the fascinating story of how it all came together--and almost fell apart--told exclusively in the voices of the men and women who made it happen. It shares the adventures of a ragtag bunch of businessmen and bohemians, of hippies, hucksters, handymen, and hangers-on, working against all odds to unite a generation for one wild, glorious weekend in August 1969. (Excelsior Editions)

 

Book cover: Woodstock : three days that rocked the world

Woodstock : three days that rocked the world / Mike Evans.

This 50th anniversary edition of the illustrated guide to Woodstock presents a day-by-day, act-by-act account of everything that went on at Yasgur’s farm along with interviews and quotes from those who were there. (Atlas Pub.)

 

Book cover: Woodstock Vision

Woodstock Vision : the spirit of a generation / Elliott Landy.

Presents the author's photographs and personal account of the Woodstock music festival in 1969, providing an in-depth look at the musicians who performed there. (Baker & Taylor)

 

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