David Grazian - Social Science - 2008 - 296 pages
David Grazian’s riveting tour of downtown Philadelphia and its newly bustling nightlife scene reveals the city as an urban playground where everyone dabbles in games of chance ...
David Grazian - Social Science - 2015 - 344 pages
Orangutans swing from Kevlar-lined fire hoses. Giraffes feast on celebratory birthday cakes topped with carrots instead of candles. Hi-tech dinosaur robots growl among steel ...
Charles Keil - Music - 1966 - 255 pages
Charles Keil examines the expressive role of blues bands and performers and stresses the intense interaction between performer and audience. Profiling bluesmen Bobby Bland and ...
Hugh Gregory - Music - 2003 - 192 pages
From the author of "A Century of Pop" comes an in-depth look at Stevie Ray Vaughn and his roots in the vibrant Texas music scene. Photos.
Allan Moore - Music - 2002 - 208 pages
An overview of blues and gospel music as an expression of twentieth-century black US experience.