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Inner Elvis: A Psychological Biography of Elvis Aaron Presley

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A psychological investigation into the life of Elvis Aaron Presley reveals the psychic trauma fueling Elvis's rise to superstardom and his subsequent fall into strange obsessions, behaviors, and addictions.
Paperback, 496 pages
Published August 1st 1997 by Hyperion (first published August 1st 1996)
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Msmeemee
May 29, 2007 rated it liked it
Recommends it for: elvis' would-be therapists
When I revealed some of the sordid details from Elvis' life as I read about them in this book, my mom commented, "Who gave this guy permission to write about Elvis's life? I wouldn't want anyone to write about me like that!"

I think the legacy of his fame and the spiraling trajectory that ultimately ended in Elvis's death only peaked the public's interest about the mysterious legendary performer. i know it did mine. after reading all those other elvis biographies, i felt i had more questions than
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Lisa Cohn
Mar 14, 2011 rated it liked it
Shelves: nf-health

Elvis was a twinless twin.
Interesting psychologically.
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Mar 01, 2015 rated it really liked it
I found this book to be fascinating. It seemed rather far-fetched in some of the analyses, but the theories also seemed to explain Elvis's peculiarities quite convincingly.
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