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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
Author
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
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10424013
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/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Holiday, Billie
  • Holiday, Billie
  • Singers
  • African American women singers
  • African American women singers
  • Singers
  • United States
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the musician and the myth
Label
Billie Holiday : the musician and the myth, John Szwed
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-219) 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 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
Control code
1089420
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
230 pages
Isbn
9780670014729
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2015001092
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780670014729
  • (OCoLC)900333018
Label
Billie Holiday : the musician and the myth, John Szwed
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-219) 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 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
Control code
1089420
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
230 pages
Isbn
9780670014729
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2015001092
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780670014729
  • (OCoLC)900333018

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