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No Woman No Cry: My Life with Bob Marley

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Bob Marley was one of the greatest musicians of our time. While much has been written about him, here is a unique, intimate, and honest portrayal written by his wife Rita, who talks about their struggles--both before and during his rise to fameas well as their dreams, fears, and ultimately, her husbands losing battle with cancer while at the height of his career. This stirringly honest, no-holds-barred account of life with Bob Marley reveals a different, deeper side of the beloved musician that will be sure to strike a chord with his legions of faithful fans.

Synopsis:

The story of Rita Marley's life as the girlfriend, wife, and eventual widow of Bob Marley, the legend of reggae music, whose distinctive sound has been part of the world's popular culture for more than three decades.

Synopsis:

In "No Woman No Cry," readers learn the never-before-told details of Bob Marley's life, as related by his wife, Rita. 16-page photo insert.

About the Author

Rita Marley performs with the reggae group I-Three and helps run the Bob Marley Foundation. Rita was married to Bob Marley in 1966, when she was nineteen and he was twenty-one, and she remained his wife until his death in 1981. The mother of Bob's children, she performs worldwide. She makes her home in Ghana, West Africa.

Hettie Jones is a poet and prose writer, author of numerous books, including How I Became Hettie Jones, a memoir of the Beats and of her former marriage to LeRoi Jones (now Amiri Baraka). She lives in New York City, where she teaches writing at New School University and the 92nd Street Y Poetry Center.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780786887552
Subtitle:
My Life with Bob Marley
With:
Jones, Hettie
With:
Jones, Hettie
Author:
Jones, Hettie
Author:
Marley, Rita
Publisher:
Hachette Books
Subject:
Personal Memoirs
Subject:
Composers & Musicians - General
Subject:
Genres & Styles - Reggae
Subject:
Reggae
Subject:
Biography-Composers and Musicians
Subject:
Composers & Musicians
Copyright:
Edition Description:
TradePB
Publication Date:
20050126
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 8 up to 17
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
8 x 5.1875 in 7.04 oz
Age Level:
from 18

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Arts and Entertainment » Music » Genres and Styles » Reggae and Ska
Arts and Entertainment » Music » World Music
Biography » Composers and Musicians
Biography » General

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Product details 240 pages Hyperion Books - English 9780786887552 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The story of Rita Marley's life as the girlfriend, wife, and eventual widow of Bob Marley, the legend of reggae music, whose distinctive sound has been part of the world's popular culture for more than three decades.
"Synopsis" by , In "No Woman No Cry," readers learn the never-before-told details of Bob Marley's life, as related by his wife, Rita. 16-page photo insert.
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