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The Resource Jazz : a history of America's music, by Geoffrey C. Ward ; based on a documentary film by Ken Burns written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; with a preface by Ken Burns

Jazz : a history of America's music, by Geoffrey C. Ward ; based on a documentary film by Ken Burns written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; with a preface by Ken Burns

Label
Jazz : a history of America's music
Title
Jazz
Title remainder
a history of America's music
Statement of responsibility
by Geoffrey C. Ward ; based on a documentary film by Ken Burns written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; with a preface by Ken Burns
Title variation
Jazz
Title variation remainder
a history of Americas music
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A companion book to the PBS series by the team who wrote <i>The Civil War</i> and <i>Baseball</i> furnishes a lavish photographic essay that celebrates the contributions of such artists as Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, and John Coltrane. 250,000 first printing
Writing style
Award
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2000.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
158138
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ward, Geoffrey C
Dewey number
781.65/09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3508
LC item number
.W37 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Burns, Ken
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jazz
  • Jazz
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a history of America's music
Label
Jazz : a history of America's music, by Geoffrey C. Ward ; based on a documentary film by Ken Burns written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; with a preface by Ken Burns
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 465-470) 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
  • Our language : 1925-1929
  • ch. 5.
  • Hard, hard times : 1929-1935
  • Reminiscing in tempo
  • by Dan Morgenstern
  • ch. 6.
  • Velocity of celebration : 1936-1939
  • ch. 7.
  • Dedicated to chaos : 1940-1945
  • White noise and white knights : some thoughts on race, jazz, and the white jazz musician
  • ch. 1.
  • by Gerald Early
  • ch. 8.
  • Risk : 1945-1950
  • Extreme jazz : the avant-garde
  • by Gary Giddins
  • ch. 9.
  • Adventure : 1950-1960
  • Presence is always the point
  • by Stanley Crouch
  • ch. 10.
  • Gumbo : beginnings to 1907
  • A masterpiece by midnight : 1960 to the present
  • ch. 2.
  • Gift : 1907-1917
  • ch. 3.
  • Jazz age : 1917-1924
  • Freedom of expression with a groove : an interview with Wynton Marsalis
  • ch. 4.
Control code
10104547
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 489 pages
Isbn
9780679445517
Lccn
00022604
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm42404676
  • (OCoLC)42404676
Label
Jazz : a history of America's music, by Geoffrey C. Ward ; based on a documentary film by Ken Burns written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; with a preface by Ken Burns
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 465-470) 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
  • Our language : 1925-1929
  • ch. 5.
  • Hard, hard times : 1929-1935
  • Reminiscing in tempo
  • by Dan Morgenstern
  • ch. 6.
  • Velocity of celebration : 1936-1939
  • ch. 7.
  • Dedicated to chaos : 1940-1945
  • White noise and white knights : some thoughts on race, jazz, and the white jazz musician
  • ch. 1.
  • by Gerald Early
  • ch. 8.
  • Risk : 1945-1950
  • Extreme jazz : the avant-garde
  • by Gary Giddins
  • ch. 9.
  • Adventure : 1950-1960
  • Presence is always the point
  • by Stanley Crouch
  • ch. 10.
  • Gumbo : beginnings to 1907
  • A masterpiece by midnight : 1960 to the present
  • ch. 2.
  • Gift : 1907-1917
  • ch. 3.
  • Jazz age : 1917-1924
  • Freedom of expression with a groove : an interview with Wynton Marsalis
  • ch. 4.
Control code
10104547
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 489 pages
Isbn
9780679445517
Lccn
00022604
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm42404676
  • (OCoLC)42404676

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