Death of a dreamer the assassination of John Lennon
(eBook)

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Published:
Minneapolis : Twenty-First Century Books, c2012.
Format:
eBook
Physical Desc:
1 online resource (96 pages) : ill. ; 23 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: MG+ - BL: 6.7 - AR Pts: 4
Lexile measure:
940L
Rating:
6.7.
Status:
MackinVIA
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New York, December 8, 1980: The announcement shocked the world. Beatles founder and legendary musician John Lennon had been murdered in front of his New York home. With no warning, a lone gunman opened fire, shooting Lennon in the back just as Lennon returned from a recording session with his wife, Yoko Ono. Husband, father of two, cultural icon, and hero to millions, Lennon was dead. Around the globe, people mourned the loss of a man who had stood for peace, a man who had given so much joy to the world through his gift of music. No one had seen it coming...except one man--Mark David Chapman, Lennon's assassin. What drove this former Beatles fan to commit such a terrible act? Follow the lives of both Lennon and Chapman, learn about the political and cultural settings in which both grew up, and trace--step by excruciating step--the final moments of John Lennon's life.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780761388494, 0761388494
Reading Level:
MG+
Level 6.7, 4 Points
Lexile measure:
940
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APA Citation (style guide)

Behnke, A. (2012). Death of a dreamer: the assassination of John Lennon. Minneapolis: Twenty-First Century Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Behnke, Alison. 2012. Death of a Dreamer: The Assassination of John Lennon. Minneapolis: Twenty-First Century Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Behnke, Alison, Death of a Dreamer: The Assassination of John Lennon. Minneapolis: Twenty-First Century Books, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Behnke, Alison. Death of a Dreamer: The Assassination of John Lennon. Minneapolis: Twenty-First Century Books, 2012. Web.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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