Search - List of Books by Harry Shapiro

Harry Shapiro is editor of Druglink and head of publishing at Drugscope. He is an author, journalist and lecturer who has written very widely on the subject of drugs. He is the author of several books relating to drugs and popular musics

  • Waiting for the Man: the story of drugs and popular music New York : Morrow, 1988. ISBN 9780688089610 in 427 US/Canadian libraries according to WorldCat
    • Review, Notes (KMusic Library Association) , Jun., 1991, vol. 47, no. 4, p. 1168-1169
    • Review, International Journal of Comparative Sociology v. 29 (S/D 1988). Crowley, Robert, reviewer
    • translated into Chinese by Jiachun Li as ???? : ?????????? / Deng dai yao tou: Liu xing yin yue yu yao wu de li shi. Taibei Shi: Shang zhou chu ban, 2008. ISBN 9789861249780
    • Revised ed, 1999. in 269 libraries, accordingto WorldCat
  • Shooting Stars: drugs, Hollywood and the movies. Serpent's Tail: October 2003,
    • Review in PopMatters [1]
  • Jimi Hendrix, Electric Gypsy.(with Caesar Glebbeek.) New York: St. Martin's Griffin, 1995. ISBN 9780312130626 In 249 US/Canadian libraries according to WorldCat
    • Review, Notes (Music Library Association) , Dec., 1992, vol. 49, no. 2, p. 528-530
    • Review, Library Journal v. 116 (July 1991).
    • Review, The Economist v. 317 (Nov. 24 1990).
    • Review, by David Fricke, Rolling Stone (Oct. 17 1991).
  • Eric Clapton: Lost in the Blues. New York: Da Capo Press, 1992.ISBN 9780306804809
  • Alexis Korner: The Biography (with Mark Troster) . London: Bloomsbury, 1996.
  • Jack Bruce: Composing Himself : the Authorised Biography. London: Jawbone, 2010. ISBN 9781906002268
He has also written a number of academic articles:
  • "From Chaplin to Charlie-Cocaine, Hollywood and the Movies". Drugs: Education, Prevention & Policy. 9, no. 2: 133-141. (2002)
Additionally, he is the author of several books about popular drug information.
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Total Books: 39
Dylan His Life in Pictures
2011 - Dylan His Life in Pictures (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780785827801
ISBN-10: 0785827803
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Humor & Entertainment
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Jimi Hendrix Gear The Guitars Amps  Effects That Revolutionized Rock 'n' Roll
Jack Bruce Composing Himself The Authorized Biography
The Essential Guide to Drugs and Alcohol
2007 - The Essential Guide to Drugs and Alcohol [Essential Series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781904319481
ISBN-10: 1904319483
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Eric Clapton
2007 - Eric Clapton [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788437612096
ISBN-10: 8437612098
Genres: Nonfiction, Humor & Entertainment
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Historia Del Rock Y Las Drogas/ the History of Rock and Drugs
2006 - Historia Del Rock Y Las Drogas/ the History of Rock and Drugs [Alternativas -Salud Natural - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788496222656
ISBN-10: 8496222659
Genres: Nonfiction, Humor & Entertainment
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Harry's Roadhouse Cookbook
2006 - Harry's Roadhouse Cookbook (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781586858384
ISBN-10: 1586858386
Genre: Cookbooks, Food & Wine
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Shooting Stars  Drugs Hollywood and the Movies
2004 - Shooting Stars Drugs Hollywood and the Movies (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781852426514
ISBN-10: 1852426519
Genres: Nonfiction, Humor & Entertainment
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Recreational Drugs A Directory
2004 - Recreational Drugs a Directory (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781840655568
ISBN-10: 1840655569
Genre: Medicine
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
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Waiting for the Man The Story of Drugs and Popula
2003 - Waiting for the Man the Story of Drugs and Popula (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781900924580
ISBN-10: 1900924587
Genres: Nonfiction, Humor & Entertainment
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Waiting for the Man The Story of Drugs and Popular Music
1999 - Waiting for the Man the Story of Drugs and Popular Music [Music] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781900924085
ISBN-10: 1900924080
Genres: Nonfiction, Humor & Entertainment
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Alexis Korner The Biography
1997 - Alexis Korner the Biography (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780747531630
ISBN-10: 0747531633
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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Alexis Korner Blues Is Where You Hear It
1996 - Alexis Korner Blues Is Where You Hear It (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780747527251
ISBN-10: 0747527253
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Jimi Hendrix Electric Gypsy
1995 - Jimi Hendrix Electric Gypsy (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780749321819
ISBN-10: 0749321814
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Jimi Hendrix  Electric Gypsy
1995 - Jimi Hendrix Electric Gypsy (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780312130626
ISBN-10: 0312130627
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Humor & Entertainment
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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Eric Clapton Lost in the Blues
1992 - Eric Clapton Lost in the Blues (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780306804809
ISBN-10: 0306804808
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Humor & Entertainment
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Waiting for the Man Story of Drugs and Popular Music
1990 - Waiting for the Man Story of Drugs and Popular Music (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780749302078
ISBN-10: 0749302070
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A-Z of Rock Drummers
1982 - A-z of Rock Drummers (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780862760847
ISBN-10: 0862760844
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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Facts on Drugs and Sport
Facts on Drugs and Sport (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780531108239
ISBN-10: 0531108236
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Facts on Inhalants [Facts on Series] (Other)
Graham Bond
Graham Bond (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780851125831
ISBN-10: 0851125832
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Drugs Pregnancy and Childcare
Drugs Pregnancy and Childcare (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780948830600
ISBN-10: 0948830603
Genre: Nonfiction
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Blues-rock Explosion [Sixties Rock Series] (Paperback)
Drugs Children and Families [Practitioners Guides] (Paperback)