Taking Woodstock

CD - unabridged
Audio (6 discs)
Product Number: C4803
Released: Aug 11, 2009
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781436160889
Narrator/s: Jim Frangione
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Taking Woodstock is the funny, touching, and true story of Elliot Tiber, the man who was instrumental in arranging the site for the original Woodstock Concert. Elliot, whose parents owned an upstate New York motel, was working in Greenwich Village in the summer of 1969. He socialized with the likes of Truman Capote, Tennessee Williams, and photographer Robert Mapplethorpe, and yet somehow managed to keep his gay life a secret from his family. Then on Friday, June 28, Elliot walked into the Stonewall Inn-and witnessed the riot that would galvanize the American gay movement and enable him to take stock of his own lifestyle. And on July 15, when Elliot learned that the Woodstock Concert promoters were unable to stage the show in Wallkill, he offered to find them a new venue. Soon he was swept up in a vortex that would change his life forever.


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Taking Woodstock
Product Number: BX00006294
Product Number:Z2919
Product Number:C4803

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Author(s): Elliot Tiber, Tom Monte
Narrator(s): Jim Frangione
Product Number Z2919
Released: Mar 28, 2011
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781456107697

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