doorgaan naar inhoud
The ballad of Blind Tom Voorbeeldweergave van dit item
SluitenVoorbeeldweergave van dit item
Bezig met controle...

The ballad of Blind Tom

Auteur: Deirdre O'Connell
Uitgever: New York : Overlook Duckworth, 2009.
Editie/Formaat:   Print book : Biografie : Engels : 1st edAlle edities en materiaalsoorten bekijken.
Database:WorldCat
Samenvatting:
The true story of a black musical savant in the era of slavery, this rollicking and heartrending book offers a look into the culture of celebrity and racism at the turn of the 20th century. 50 b&w illustrations.
Beoordeling:

gebaseerd op 4 waardering(en) 1 met een beoordeling

Onderwerpen
Meer in deze trant

 

Zoeken naar een in de bibliotheek beschikbaar exemplaar

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Bibliotheken met dit item worden gezocht…

Details

Genre/Vorm: Biography
Aanvullende fysieke materiaalsoort: Online version:
O'Connell, Deirdre.
Ballad of Blind Tom.
New York : Overlook Duckworth, 2009
(OCoLC)671560585
Genoemd persoon: Blind Tom; Blind Tom; Blind Tom.
Genre: Biografie, Internetbron
Soort document: Boek, Internetbron
Alle auteurs / medewerkers: Deirdre O'Connell
ISBN: 1590201434 9781590201435 9780715638378 0715638378
OCLC-nummer: 233549194
Beschrijving: 288 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Verantwoordelijkheid: Deirdre O'Connell.
Meer informatie:

Fragment:

Born into slavery in Georgia, Tom Wiggins died an international celebrity in New York in 1908. His life was one of the most moving episodes in American history. Blind and presumably autistic - and so  Meer lezen...

Beoordelingen

Professionele beoordelingen

Synopsis uitgever

'It's a story full of contradictions and confusion. According to 19th-century white planter ideology, Tom was "sub-human"; according to African-American folklore, he was a "spirit child" blessed with Meer lezen...

 
Beoordelingen door gebruikers

Beoordelingen van WorldCat-gebruikers (1)

Tragic yet beautiful

door didjryan (Gepubliceerd door gebruiker WorldCat 2009-12-17) Uitstekend Permalink

I am a pianist and this book inspired me beyond words and I think musicians, in particular, will be touched by Blind Tom's tragic yet beautiful life.

  • 1 van 1 mensen vonden deze beoordeling nuttig. Had u er iets aan? 
  •   
Beoordelingen van GoodReads worden opgehaald...
Bezig met opvragen DOGObooks-reviews...

Tags

Alle gebruiker-tags (10)

De meest populaire tags bekijken als: Tag-list | Tag-wolk

Bevestig deze aanvraag

Misschien heeft u dit item reeds aangevraagd. Selecteer a.u.b. Ok als u toch wilt doorgaan met deze aanvraag.

Gekoppelde data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/233549194> # The ballad of Blind Tom
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "233549194" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/181937601#Topic/african_american_musicians> ; # African American musicians
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1063351> ; # Pianists
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/834383> ; # Blind musicians
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/786.2092/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/181937601#Topic/pianists_united_states> ; # Pianists--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/181937601#Topic/blind_musicians_united_states> ; # Blind musicians--United States
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/30440724> ; # Blind Tom
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799273> ; # African American musicians
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/181937601#Person/blind_tom_1849_1908> ; # Blind Tom
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/ML417> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/181937601#Person/blind_tom> ; # Blind Tom.
    schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/181937601#Person/o_connell_deirdre> ; # Deirdre O'Connell
    schema:datePublished "2009" ;
    schema:description "The true story of a black musical savant in the era of slavery, this rollicking and heartrending book offers a look into the culture of celebrity and racism at the turn of the 20th century. 50 b&w illustrations."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/181937601> ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/671560585> ;
    schema:name "The ballad of Blind Tom"@en ;
    schema:productID "233549194" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/233549194#PublicationEvent/new_york_overlook_duckworth_2009> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/181937601#Agent/overlook_duckworth> ; # Overlook Duckworth
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1204/2009540463-t.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780715638378> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781590201435> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/233549194> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/181937601#Agent/overlook_duckworth> # Overlook Duckworth
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Overlook Duckworth" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/181937601#Person/blind_tom_1849_1908> # Blind Tom
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1849" ;
    schema:deathDate "1908" ;
    schema:givenName "Blind Tom" ;
    schema:name "Blind Tom" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/181937601#Person/o_connell_deirdre> # Deirdre O'Connell
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "O'Connell" ;
    schema:givenName "Deirdre" ;
    schema:name "Deirdre O'Connell" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1063351> # Pianists
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Pianists"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799273> # African American musicians
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African American musicians"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/834383> # Blind musicians
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Blind musicians"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/30440724> # Blind Tom
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1849" ;
    schema:deathDate "1908" ;
    schema:givenName "Blind Tom" ;
    schema:name "Blind Tom" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780715638378>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0715638378" ;
    schema:isbn "9780715638378" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781590201435>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1590201434" ;
    schema:isbn "9781590201435" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/671560585>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Ballad of Blind Tom." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/233549194> ; # The ballad of Blind Tom
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Venster sluiten

Meld u aan bij WorldCat 

Heeft u geen account? U kunt eenvoudig een nieuwe gratis account aanmaken.