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London calling : a countercultural history of London since 1945

Title
London calling : a countercultural history of London since 1945 / Barry Miles.
ISBN
9781843546139
1843546132
Published
London : Atlantic, 2010.
Physical Description
xii, 468 pages, 20 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Local Notes
BEIN Peter Burton 1800: Dust jacket. From the Peter Burton Collection.
Notes
Illustrated endpapers.
Summary
A major and definitive history of the counterculture by our pre-eminent chronicler of the cultural underground.
Format
Books
Language
English
Added to Catalog
August 07, 2019
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
A very British Bohemia
The long forties : Soho
Sohoitis
The stage and the sets
This is tomorrow
Bookshops and galleries
Angry young men
Pop goes the easel
The big beat
The club scene
The beat connection
The Albert Hall reading
Indica Books and Gallery
Up from the underground
Spontaneous underground
International times
UFO
The 14 hour technicolor dream
The arts lab
The summer of love
Dialectics
Performance
The seventies : the sixties continued
The trial of Oz
Other new worlds
Fashion, fashion, fashion
COUM Transmissions
Punk
Jubilee
New romantics and neo-naturists
Leigh Bowery and Minty.
Subjects (Local Yale)
Genre/Form
History.
Also listed under
Peter Burton Collection (Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library)
England London.
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