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The Resource Heat wave : the life and career of Ethel Waters, Donald Bogle

Heat wave : the life and career of Ethel Waters, Donald Bogle

Label
Heat wave : the life and career of Ethel Waters
Title
Heat wave
Title remainder
the life and career of Ethel Waters
Statement of responsibility
Donald Bogle
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the life and legacy of the enigmatic theatrical star, Ethel Waters, from her poverty-stricken childhood to her success as an actress and singer
Biography type
individual biography
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385344
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bogle, Donald
Dewey number
  • 782.42164092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML420.W24
LC item number
B64 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Waters, Ethel
  • Singers
Target audience
adult
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the life and career of Ethel Waters
Label
Heat wave : the life and career of Ethel Waters, Donald Bogle
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [551]-590) and index
Contents
Two women, two cities -- On the road -- The Big Apple -- Back in the city -- Broadway beckons -- Stretching boundaries : Hollywood and Europe -- Depression era blues, depression era heroine -- Broadway star -- A woman of the people, back on Broadway -- A chance encounter -- Waiting for Mamba -- Living high -- Mamba's daughters, at last -- Eddie -- On the run -- California dreaming -- Settling in -- The making of cabin -- Aftermath -- Scandal -- An ill wind -- Coming back -- The long winter of her discontent -- A new day -- Life away from the team -- On her own again
Control code
2010029230
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 624 p.
Isbn
9780061241734
Lccn
2010029230
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Heat wave : the life and career of Ethel Waters, Donald Bogle
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [551]-590) and index
Contents
Two women, two cities -- On the road -- The Big Apple -- Back in the city -- Broadway beckons -- Stretching boundaries : Hollywood and Europe -- Depression era blues, depression era heroine -- Broadway star -- A woman of the people, back on Broadway -- A chance encounter -- Waiting for Mamba -- Living high -- Mamba's daughters, at last -- Eddie -- On the run -- California dreaming -- Settling in -- The making of cabin -- Aftermath -- Scandal -- An ill wind -- Coming back -- The long winter of her discontent -- A new day -- Life away from the team -- On her own again
Control code
2010029230
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 624 p.
Isbn
9780061241734
Lccn
2010029230
Other physical details
ill.

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