If you're a fan of either A) the Grateful Dead or B) musical/PA equipment then this book is fascinating.
There are plenty of details, stories etc to hold the interest of anyone interested in the history of this, the best of all bands.
When one looks at the online "look inside" the book pages, a few into the book,the table of contents and a few pages after that.
Great info and I love the book. I was really hoping for color pictures of the gear. But this seems more like photo copy quality rather than published book quality. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Derek Burrell
I had seen the hard copy with great color pictures and thought the paperback would be the same and the price was right. I should have read the reviews. My bad. Buyer beware. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Kurt
There were a few pages out of place at the beginning. The table of contents is mixed in with the Acknowledgements and difficult to navigate. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Dan Dempsey
I received a photo copied book also. Not what is shown as the book offered. It is shown with colored pages(photographs). I called Amazon. and was offered a replacement. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Sue Anne Torres
This book is not the original. I don't see how this can even be legal to photocopy a book and resell it? Sending it back.Published 14 months ago by Heidi Krause
Absolutely the best book if you want to know about the journey this group was on to get the best sound ever. To the very end they were looking searching for the best sound. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Jerbear
OK... THIS IS A GREAT BOOK FULL OF INFORMATION AND GREAT HISTORIES OF THE BAND, BUT THE EDITION IT'S A BAD JOKE. THE BOOK IT'S A PHOTOCOPY OF THE ORIGINAL... Read morePublished 19 months ago by Renzo Gellona Wright
I would have loved to review this book, but unfortunately, the copy I received from Amazon was of clearly inferior quality. I had to send it back without even reading it at all. Read morePublished on June 28, 2012 by Michael S. McLaurin
This book is a fascinating look at the gear the Grateful Dead used over time. No doubt about that. But, as the previous reviews attest, whether it really hits the mark depends on... Read morePublished on September 29, 2011 by Richard Franco