The Last Highway : the Untold Story of Bon Scott and AC/DC's Back in Black

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Baker & Taylor
A tribute to former AC/DC lead singer Bon Scott’s life and music is part biography, part travelogue and part critical appreciation of a man who charmed millions of fans around the world, who ultimately had their hearts broken by his untimely death. By the author of the acclaimed international best-seller The Youngs: The Brothers Who Built AC/DC. Original.

Perseus Publishing

- Did Bon actually write songs on Back in Black? What really happened on the morning of his death? The book answers these questions and more, exploring Bon’s potential solo career, sensational details about his love life, and a look into the rigors of life on the road.

- Features a previously unpublished audio interview with Bon himself, a trove of unseen photographs, and in-depth interviews with such rock legends as Foreigner guitarist Mick Jones and Van Halen bassist Michael Anthony.

- Jesse Fink’s latest book, The Youngs: The Brothers who Built AC/DC, was an international bestseller translated into nine languages. It received a 4-star review in Rolling Stone, and AC/DC bassist Mark Evans called it “the best book I’ve ever read about AC/DC.”

- AC/DC’s latest tour — the Rock or Bust World Tour — ran from April 2015 to September 2016. The band has sold over 200M albums and has 30M Facebook fans. Back In Black is the second bestselling album of all time, following Thriller.

The ultimate tribute to Bon Scott’s life and music: part biography, part travelogue, and part critical appreciation of a man who has become a god to millions of fans around the world.

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada : ECW Press, 2017
ISBN: 9781770414099
Branch Call Number: 781.66 Ac29Z, F495b
Characteristics: 486 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cm


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