by Tim Hill, Gareth Thomas, Jane Benn, Alison Gauntlet
The Beatles: The Illustrated Biography tells the history of the Beatles through photographs. From the moment John, Paul, George, and Ringo began playing together in the summer of 1962, a pop legend was well and truly born. From their Liverpool roots the Beatles crafted their musical talents and took the world of popular music by storm. Driven by the sheer genius of Lennon and McCartney, their compositions caught the imagination of young and old and their presence on stage frequently reduced teenage audiences to tears. The Beatles were not only talented, they also had the drive and determination to reach their goals. See these legends at work.