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The jazzmen : how Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, and Count Basie transformed America  Cover Image Book Book

The jazzmen : how Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, and Count Basie transformed America / Larry Tye.

Tye, Larry, (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780358380436
  • ISBN: 035838043X
  • Physical Description: xviii, 393 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Mariner Books, [2024]

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.:
A sweeping portrait of the longtime kings of jazz--Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, and Count Basie--who, born within a few years of one another, overcame racist exclusion and violence to become the most popular entertainers on the planet.
Subject: Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974.
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971.
Basie, Count, 1904-1984.
African American jazz musicians > Biography.
Jazz musicians > United States > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.

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  • 10 of 12 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Killingworth Library Association.

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