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Fortunate son

by Walter Mosley

  • 366 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Back Bay Books/Little, Brown in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Race relations,
  • Male friendship,
  • Conduct of life,
  • Interviews,
  • Fiction,
  • Social classes

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWalter Mosley
    The Physical Object
    Pagination313, 11 p. ;
    Number of Pages313
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24950863M
    ISBN 100316066281
    ISBN 109780316066280

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Fogerty has had better luck than most, but overall, this is an unfortunate autobiography. Pub Date: Oct. 6th, Fortunate Son takes listeners from Fogerty's Northern California roots through Creedence's success and the retreat from music and public life to his hard-won revival as a solo artist who finally found love.

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