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Flowers in the dustbin

culture, anarchy, and postwar England

by Neil Nehring

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • Popular culture -- England -- History -- 20th century,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- England -- Influence,
    • Anarchism -- England -- History -- 20th century,
    • Avant-garde (Aesthetics) -- England,
    • England -- Social life and customs -- 1945-,
    • England -- Civilization -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 373-392) and index.

      StatementNeil Nehring.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA589.4 .N44 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 404 p. :
      Number of Pages404
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1736985M
      ISBN 100472095269, 0472065262
      LC Control Number92042085

        Much of that disturbance was directly tied to McLaren selling the band as bad seeds and worse. More poetically, they were "flowers in the dustbin," to quote from Pistol's anthem "God Save the Queen:" We're the flowers in the dustbin We're the poison . Flowers in the Dustbin: The Rise of Rock and Roll by Miller, James and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The flowers in the dustbin. Logos v. logos The s was a fertile time for fresh expressions within youth sub cultures and alongside the more familiar names was spawned a group that did not simply become the most dominant, but ended up transcending them all as they became the mainstream itself. Flowers in the Dustbin takes the form of a series of episodes which are vehicles for Miller's themes, told via back-story and context. I did learn some things, especially about the early period of rock'n'roll where my knowledge isn't so deep, but Miller's condescension basically poisons the whole book.


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