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Billie Holiday

Author: Stuart Nicholson
Publisher: Boston : Northeastern University Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Through extensive interviews and examination of newspaper accounts, court records, and FBI and police files, Nicholson presents Holiday's life and career, including her battles with drug addiction and alcoholism, her arrest and imprisonment for heroin possession, her sex life, and her struggles against racial prejudice.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Nicholson, Stuart, 1948-
Billie Holiday.
Boston : Northeastern University Press, 1995
(OCoLC)671566639
Named Person: Billie Holiday; Billie Holiday; Billie Holiday
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stuart Nicholson
ISBN: 1555532489 9781555532482 9781555533038 1555533035
OCLC Number: 32348099
Description: 311 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Stuart Nicholson.

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Through extensive interviews and examination of newspaper accounts, court records, and FBI and police files, Nicholson presents Holiday's life and career, including her battles with drug addiction and alcoholism, her arrest and imprisonment for heroin possession, her sex life, and her struggles against racial prejudice.

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