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Patti Smith

Singer (born 30-Dec-1946)


Victor Bockris; Roberta Bayley. Patti Smith: An Unauthorized Biography. Simon and Schuster. 1999. 336pp.

Patti Smith. Just Kids. Ecco. 2010. 304pp. Memoir of her life with Robert Mapplethorpe

Dave Thompson. Dancing Barefoot: The Patti Smith Story. Chicago Review Press. 2011. 320pp.


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  6. Encylopedia of Pop, Rock, and Soul (pp.621-23)

  7. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.679)

  8. Britannica Almanac 2006 (p.107)

  9. St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture (vol.4, p.440)

  10. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.330)

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