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By Robert Shelton

Robert Shelton met Bob Dylan while the younger singer arrived in big apple. He grew to become Dylan's pal, champion, and critic. His booklet, first released in 1986, was once hailed the definitive unauthorised biography of this moody, passionate genius and his global. Of greater than 1000 books released approximately Bob Dylan, it's the just one that has been written with Dylan's energetic cooperation.

Dylan gave Sheldon entry to his mom and dad, Abe and Beatty Zimmerman – whom no different journalist has ever interviewed extensive; his brother, David; formative years associates from Hibbing; fellow scholars and pals from Minneapolis; and Suze Rotolo, the inspiration immortalised at the conceal of Freewheelin' between others.

No path Home took twenty years to accomplish and bought common serious acclaim. twenty years on, Dylan's status is better than at any time because the Sixties and Shelton's publication is now noticeable as a vintage of the style.

This new version, released to coincide with Dylan's seventieth birthday on twenty fourth might 2011, comprises key pictures of Dylan all through his great, enduring occupation, up-to-date footnotes and bibliography, and a brand new, selective, discography.

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