Cash: The Autobiography by Johnny CashCash: The Autobiography by Johnny Cash

Cash: The Autobiography

byJohnny Cash

Paperback | October 7, 2003

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He was the "Man in Black," a country music legend, and the quintessential American troubadour. He was an icon of rugged individualism who had been to hell and back, telling the tale as never before. In his unforgettable autobiography, Johnny Cash tells the truth about the highs and lows, the struggles and hard-won triumphs, and the people who shaped him.

In his own words, Cash set the record straight -- and dispelled a few myths -- as he looked unsparingly at his remarkable life: from the joys of his boyhood in Dyess, Arkansas to superstardom in Nashville, Tennessee, the road of Cash's life has been anything but smooth. Cash writes of the thrill of playing with Elvis, the comfort of praying with Billy Graham; of his battles with addiction and of the devotion of his wife, June; of his gratitude for life, and of his thoughts on what the afterlife may bring. Here, too, are the friends of a lifetime, including Willie Nelson, Roy Orbison, Bob Dylan, and Kris Kristofferson. As powerful and memorable as one of his classic songs, Cash is filled with the candor, wit, and wisdom of a man who truly "walked the line."

Johnny Cash (1932-2003) was an American icon and country music superstar, a professed man of faith, as well as the author of three books. Cash first sang publicly while in the air force in the early fifties. The youngest person ever chosen for the Country Music Hall of Fame, he was also inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and ...
Title:Cash: The AutobiographyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.83 inPublished:October 7, 2003Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0060727535

ISBN - 13:9780060727536


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing book Loved it! I couldnt put it down. I love Johnny Cash and love to read anything about him or anything written by him. It was so great to read about his life and reading it made you feel like you living what Johnny lived.
Date published: 2018-03-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great biography! My husband is a big Johnny Cash fan, he really enjoyed this book, well written!
Date published: 2018-01-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Well-written and honest As he is with writing songs, Cash is genuine and honest when trying to sum up his life story in one book; not an easy task for someone who has had the life that this man had. A defi nite must-have for and fan of this legend #plumreview
Date published: 2017-09-27
Rated 3 out of 5 by from cash this book was good. its more just some cool short stories then an in depth autobiography, but still some cool stories.
Date published: 2017-01-29

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