A rolling stone: recollections of a life / Philip K. Allen by Philip K. Allen

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ISBN Summary Lethem fulfills the promise of his earlier, critically acclaimed novels with the gritty and uproarious tale of a Brooklyn P.I. with problems: a dead boss, women trouble, and an uncontrollable case of Tourette's syndrome. Williams, who beat Rolling Stone to press by more than 18 months and is now widely credited as a pioneer of serious rock writing, died Wednesday in.

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