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The Fan Who Knew Too Much: Aretha Franklin, the Rise of the Soap Opera ...

Anthony Heilbut - Social Science - 2012 - 368 pages
A dazzling exploration of American culture—from high pop to highbrow—by acclaimed music authority, cultural historian, and biographer Anthony Heilbut, author of the now ...
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Exiled in paradise: German refugee artists and intellectuals in America ...

Anthony Heilbut - Art - 1983 - 506 pages
Recounts the backgrounds and transplanted lives of the poets, painters, novelists, filmmakers, scientists, historians, and philosophers who fled Nazi Germany for America, and ...
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Black gospel: an illustrated history of the gospel sound

Viv Broughton - Music - 1985 - 160 pages
Traces the origins and development of Gospel music, looks at its influence on popular music, and includes profiles of top Gospel groups
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Gospel, Volume 1

Peter O. E. Bekker - Music - 1993 - 72 pages
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The Golden Age of Gospel

Horace Clarence Boyer - Music - 1995 - 272 pages
"Professional gospel performer, composer, and scholar Horace Clarence Boyer presents the first definitive history of the vibrant, visceral tradition of black gospel music ...
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Big star fallin' mama: five women in Black music

Hettie Jones - Biography & Autobiography - 1974 - 150 pages
Portraits of five black women and the kind of music they sang during a period of social change. Includes Ma Rainey, Bessie Smith, Mahalia Jackson, Billie Holiday, and Aretha ...
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Great God A'Mighty! The Dixie Hummingbirds : Celebrating the Rise of Soul ...

Jerry Zolten Assistant Professor of Communication Arts and Sciences and American Studies Penn State University - Music - 2002 - 384 pages
From the Jim Crow world of 1920s Greenville, South Carolina, to Greenwich Village's Cafe Society in the '40s, to their 1974 Grammy-winning collaboration on "Loves Me Like a ...
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People Get Ready!: A New History of Black Gospel Music

Bob Darden - Music - 2004 - 424 pages
From Africa through the spirituals, from minstrel music through jubilee, and from traditional to contemporary gospel, "People Get Ready!" provides, for the first time, an ...
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