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The Resource Jazz, America's gift : from its birth to George Gershwin's Rhapsody in blue & beyond, Richie Gerber ; illustrations by Miguel Covarrubias

Jazz, America's gift : from its birth to George Gershwin's Rhapsody in blue & beyond, Richie Gerber ; illustrations by Miguel Covarrubias

Label
Jazz, America's gift : from its birth to George Gershwin's Rhapsody in blue & beyond
Title
Jazz, America's gift
Title remainder
from its birth to George Gershwin's Rhapsody in blue & beyond
Statement of responsibility
Richie Gerber ; illustrations by Miguel Covarrubias
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jazz: America<U+2019>s Gift delves into the rich and storied history of American jazz<U+2014>from its roots in early American folk song and the blues into the sound and splendor of the Jazz Age. Not just another history book, Jazz: America<U+2019>s Gift is a unique and engaging exploration of the musical styles, traditions, innovations, and incredible talents that shaped jazz, and exposes how jazz itself shaped America<U+2019>s history, bringing the country closer together
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
CLB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gerber, Richie
Dewey number
781.6509
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML410.G288
LC item number
G475 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1904-1957
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Covarrubias, Miguel
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gershwin, George
  • Composers
  • Jazz
  • Jazz
Target audience
adult
Label
Jazz, America's gift : from its birth to George Gershwin's Rhapsody in blue & beyond, Richie Gerber ; illustrations by Miguel Covarrubias
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 288-309) 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
The roots of jazz -- The life & times of George Gershwin -- And beyond
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
x, 325 pages
Isbn
9780692445532
Lccn
2015907863
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 929474209
  • (OCoLC)929474209
Label
Jazz, America's gift : from its birth to George Gershwin's Rhapsody in blue & beyond, Richie Gerber ; illustrations by Miguel Covarrubias
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 288-309) 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
The roots of jazz -- The life & times of George Gershwin -- And beyond
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
x, 325 pages
Isbn
9780692445532
Lccn
2015907863
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 929474209
  • (OCoLC)929474209

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