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The Resource Beale Street dynasty : sex, song, and the struggle for the soul of Memphis, Preston Lauterbach

Beale Street dynasty : sex, song, and the struggle for the soul of Memphis, Preston Lauterbach

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Beale Street dynasty : sex, song, and the struggle for the soul of Memphis
Title
Beale Street dynasty
Title remainder
sex, song, and the struggle for the soul of Memphis
Statement of responsibility
Preston Lauterbach
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the rise and fall of the legendary Memphis thoroughfare that indelibly shaped American culture, documenting its story through the life of former slave and first black millionaire Robert Church
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10403814
Cataloging source
DLC
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Lauterbach, Preston
Dewey number
976.8/19
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F444.M575
LC item number
B435 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beale Street (Memphis, Tenn.)
  • Beale Street (Memphis, Tenn.)
  • Memphis (Tenn.)
  • Memphis (Tenn.)
  • Memphis (Tenn.)
  • Church, Robert Reed
  • Church, Robert Reed
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
sex, song, and the struggle for the soul of Memphis
Label
Beale Street dynasty : sex, song, and the struggle for the soul of Memphis, Preston Lauterbach
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [315]-336) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Birth of a kingpin, 1866-1885. There is no Yankee Doodle in Memphis ; A promiscuous running fight ; A frightful state of moral darkness ; Birth of a kingpin -- Birth of Beale, 1885-1892. Dividing the wages of sin ; Contributions from malefactors ; Free speech, high revelry, and low song ; The true spark of manhood -- Birth of the blues, 1901-1918. Red, gray, and blue ; Doctor said it'd kill me, but he didn't say when ; Purifying the moral atmosphere ; The gig ; We gonna barrelhouse anyhow ; Like a stone cast into the sea ; I'd rather be there than any place I know -- The lid, 1918-1940. All the pretty girls lived good ; In a class by himself ; The frolic ; The unholy combination ; Snitchin' gambler blues ; God's chillun ; Within the gates of Memphis ; A Boyle festers ; This is a white man's country
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 352 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393082579
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014039928
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 904335067
  • (OCoLC)904335067
Label
Beale Street dynasty : sex, song, and the struggle for the soul of Memphis, Preston Lauterbach
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [315]-336) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Birth of a kingpin, 1866-1885. There is no Yankee Doodle in Memphis ; A promiscuous running fight ; A frightful state of moral darkness ; Birth of a kingpin -- Birth of Beale, 1885-1892. Dividing the wages of sin ; Contributions from malefactors ; Free speech, high revelry, and low song ; The true spark of manhood -- Birth of the blues, 1901-1918. Red, gray, and blue ; Doctor said it'd kill me, but he didn't say when ; Purifying the moral atmosphere ; The gig ; We gonna barrelhouse anyhow ; Like a stone cast into the sea ; I'd rather be there than any place I know -- The lid, 1918-1940. All the pretty girls lived good ; In a class by himself ; The frolic ; The unholy combination ; Snitchin' gambler blues ; God's chillun ; Within the gates of Memphis ; A Boyle festers ; This is a white man's country
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 352 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393082579
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014039928
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 904335067
  • (OCoLC)904335067

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