The Strat in the Attic: Thrilling Stories of Guitar by Jonathan Kellerman, Deke Dickerson

By Jonathan Kellerman, Deke Dickerson

Guitar sleuth and music-history detective Deke Dickerson tells the genuine stories of fifty exciting infrequent guitar unearths that may make guitarists envious. A golden Fender Stratocaster hidden away in an attic for 30 years. A sunburst Gibson Les Paul worthy $100,000. Jimi Hendrix’s Strat burned by means of the guitarist in the course of a concert—and then mysteriously misplaced for many years. The mint Fender Broadcaster forgotten less than a mattress in a neighbor’s condo. The Sixties Rickenbacker received for $50 at a storage sale!  These days, vintage classic guitars can carry Ferrari and Porsche costs. child boomers who want they’d been rock ’n’ roll stars have shot the marketplace into the stratosphere for traditional versions. As with autos, discovering that vintage guitar stashed away underneath a mattress, in a closet, hidden away in an attic, or within the dusty nook of a guitar store is the Holy Grail.

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13. 14. 15. 16. 17. Amnisos Knossos Arkhanes Galatas Kastelli Pediadha Malia Priniatiko Pyrgos Gournia 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. Plakoures Pseira Mochlos Petras Palaikastro Zakros Xerokampos Katelionas Aspects of Minoan Urbanism features of towns as outlined by Wirth and Trigger. Taking into account the evidence for 'service' provision, and particularly for administrative services, we have to suggest a slightly more complex structure. At the top are the large towns with major administrative /ceremonial buildings.

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