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The Resource Billie Holiday : the musician and the myth, John Szwed

Billie Holiday : the musician and the myth, John Szwed

Label
Billie Holiday : the musician and the myth
Title
Billie Holiday
Title remainder
the musician and the myth
Statement of responsibility
John Szwed
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Drawing on a vast amount of new material that has surfaced in the last decade, ... jazz writer John Szwed considers how [Holiday's] life inflected her art, her influences, her uncanny voice and rhythmic genius, a number of her signature songs, and her legacy"--Amazon.com
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Szwed, John F.
Dewey number
  • 782.42165092
  • B
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Holiday, Billie
  • Singers
  • African American women singers
Target audience
adult
Label
Billie Holiday : the musician and the myth, John Szwed
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical reference and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The book I : Lady sings the blues -- The book II : the rest of the story -- The image : film, television, photography -- The prehistory of a singer -- The singer I -- The singer II -- The songs I -- The songs II
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
230 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
LSC
Isbn
9780670014729
Lccn
2015001092
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • 1691904
  • 788522
Label
Billie Holiday : the musician and the myth, John Szwed
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical reference and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The book I : Lady sings the blues -- The book II : the rest of the story -- The image : film, television, photography -- The prehistory of a singer -- The singer I -- The singer II -- The songs I -- The songs II
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
230 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
LSC
Isbn
9780670014729
Lccn
2015001092
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • 1691904
  • 788522

Library Locations

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