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The Amboy Dukes

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Published by Buccaneer Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8689656M
    ISBN 101568497350
    ISBN 109781568497358
    OCLC/WorldCa49359556

    Amboy Dukes.” The following year, the artist credit for their Call of the Wild album read simply “Ted Nugent.” The Amboy Dukes officially disbanded in , at which time Nugent signed a contract as a solo artist with Epic Records.. According to Ted, John Drake is now a car salesman. Steve Farmer is a conservationist plant­ing trees in.   “The Amboy Dukes” was Irving Shulman's first published novel. He was 32 years old and living in Maryland when he wrote it, describing Brownsville from memory.

    One thing that made the Amboy Dukes special was the amount of power and drive in their playing, something lacking in other psychedelic outfits that take a more airy-fairy approach. The Nuge's guitar sound is recorded as if this was a mainstream Price: $ Nugent pursued solo career, finally retiring band name Amboy Dukes, After these changes, the reconstituted group recorded two albums, Call of the Wild and Tooth, Fang, and Claw, for Frank Zappa's Discreet label in, respectively, and By this time, the group was billed as Ted Nugent and the Amboy Dukes.

    Call of the Wild. While this album might have lifted its title from Jack London’s famous novel, this Call of the Wild is as different from the book as is possible. This de-drugged version of The Amboy Dukes sounds polished and acts as a bridge from their previous psychedelic musical style to Ted’s future hard-hitting guitar style. Amboy Dukes in Record Mirror, THE AMBOY DUKES: 16 September – New Central Ballroom, Aldershot, Hampshire with The Moggies (Aldershot News) 23 October – Orchid Ballroom, Oxford with The Cameos (Oxford Mail) 19 November – Fiesta Hall, Andover, Hampshire (Andover Advertiser).


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As the cover states, The Amboy Dukes is "Irving Shulman's great novel of teen-age crime." Shulman's writing style is pretty good, better than the pulp style one would expect from this book but not far removed. The story itself is the typical young /5. Kids who took the book to school had it confiscated by The Amboy Dukes book faculty.

That fact alone increased the desirability of the book--much as the old 'banned by the Catholic Church' or 'banned in Boston' boosted sales of novels and movie tickets. Amboy Dukes appealed to the sexual interests of we then-adolescent boys who read it/5(20).

Your review of The Amboy Dukes was well written. I read the book while in my early teens around when out of school for a sick day. Many of the mental images I have carried through life from that from that day resurfaced while reading your review.

Example, “screaming his life away”. Kids who took the book to school had it confiscated by the faculty. That fact alone increased the desirability of the book--much as the old 'banned by the Catholic Church' or 'banned in Boston' boosted sales of novels and movie tickets.

Amboy Dukes appealed to the sexual interests of we then-adolescent boys who read it.4/5(20). The Amboy Dukes The Complete Guide This is a Wikipedia book, a collection of Wikipedia articles that can be easily saved, imported by an external electronic rendering service, and ordered as a printed book.

Softcover. Condition: Fair. Third Printing, Pocket Book Edition. pages. Softcover. Reading copy. FICTION. Charged as obscene upon its original publication, The Amboy Dukes now stands as a monument of stark truth. A classic of its kind, this powerful novel serves to warn all of us about the depths of juvenile depravity.

The Amboy Dukes is a milestone youth novel of that era. Though not as self-consciously literary as its middle-class competitor Catcher in the Rye, Dukes vividly dramatizes urban despair in a crowded working-class precinct of New York City, and its effect on the Jewish youth gangs spawned there.5/5(2).

rows  A book called The Amboy Dukes about gang lifestyle was also made. In interviews. The Amboy Dukes allowed "normal" kids to enjoy the novel's transgressive moments and still return safely to the nest.

Although The Amboy Dukes sold millions of copies, I couldn't find it in any of the libraries that I use. Through the miracle of the internet, I was able to buy a tattered, yellowed-pages-unglued cent Avon paperback. Release date above says but the images of the centre discs clearly show (P) - typo.

I have a nearly identical looking UK copy (Serial# MSTD) manufactured and distributed by Pye in which also suggests that would be correct (details to /5(26). The Amboy Dukes is a powerful story of a gang of tough and brutal boys whose values were all wrong and whose standards were just as bad.

They hung around the street corners, picked up girls, smoked grass, used dirty language, picked fights Author: Irving Shulman. The Amboy Dukes, Self: Time for Blackburn. Detroit rock band Amboy Dukes is probably remembered best for their acid-rock song "Journey to the Center of the Mind".

The band was formed by Ted Nugent, who was born in Detroit and had been playing in local rock bands since age In he was playing with a band called The Lourds. They won a "battle of the Occupation: Soundtrack. The Amboy Dukes were an American rock band formed in in Chicago, Illinois and later based in Detroit, Michigan.

In the UK, the group's records were released under the name The American Amboy Dukes as to not be confused with the British soul group with the same name who recorded 6 singles for Polydor in the late 60s.

A book called The Amboy Dukes about gang lifestyle was also made. In interviews Ted Nugent said he has been given the book on many occasions but still hasn't gotten around to reading it. The Amboy Dukes released a number of albums with. The Amboy Dukes by Shulman, Irving and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Amboy Dukes, First Edition.

Report repeated from page of the September 1st bulletin when scheduled for fall publication- as follows: ""Juvenile delinquency, in less impersonal terms than Farrell's documentaries, and the street corner gangs of Brownsville, Brooklyn, showing a youth, neither good nor bad, and a viciousness not tempered by youth.

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