Skeleton Key : A Dictionary for Deadheads
Author: David Shenk, Steve Silberman
Publication date: 1994
Foreword by John Perry Barlow
Cover lettering and design by Alton Kelley
A dictionary/encyclopedia referencing the world of the Grateful Dead. Includes entries for all band members and those connected to the Dead, entries for albums and explanations of the many words and phrases that have special meaning among Deadheads. Also includes a bibliography, a Grateful Dead chronology and other appendices.