Tougher Than the Rest by Bruce Springsteen. Popular Biography. Omnibus Press. Rock and Classic Rock. Biographical book and critical edition. An alphabetical index and black & white photos. 286 pages. Omnibus Press #OP51557. Published by Omnibus Press (HL.335923).
ISBN 0825634709. With an alphabetical index and black & white photos. Rock and Classic Rock. 6x9 inches.
Bruce Springsteen, writer of more than 250 songs, is among the most literate rock singers. His songs touch people's hearts and minds. Simply put, he is the storyteller of our generation. 'Tougher Than The Rest' discusses the best of Springsteen's vast body of work, from 'Greetings from Asbury Park, NJ' to 'Devils & Dust'. The author comments on each song's origin and the critical response it received. The book shares insights into the songs' literary, historical, and cultural references. It's packed with numerous sidebars and is accompanied by photographs and lots of extras, including complete song list, discography, and bilbiography. A must for all Springsteen fans.