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Billie Holiday : the tragedy and triumph of Lady Day

Author: Leslie Gourse
Publisher: New York : Franklin Watts, ©1995.
Series: An impact biography
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English
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Relates the story of the Afro-American woman who, despite a turbulent life, became one of the most famous singers in the history of jazz.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Billie Holiday; Billie Holiday; Billie Holiday
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leslie Gourse
ISBN: 0531112489 9780531112489 0531157539 9780531157534
OCLC Number: 32469383
Description: 127 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Title: An impact biography
Responsibility: Leslie Gourse.

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Relates the story of the Afro-American woman who, despite a turbulent life, became one of the most famous singers in the history of jazz.

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