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Dirty bird blues : a novel

Author: Clarence Major
Publisher: San Francisco : Mercury House, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A tale of post-World War II black America through the eyes of an out-of-work bluesman. He is Manfred Banks who seeks easy answers to joblessness and racism in whisky and in moving on. But the blues in his soul and the dreams in his mind keep bringing him back to face himself and eventually he emerges from his depths. By the author of Such Was the Season.
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Genre/Form: Musical fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Major, Clarence.
Dirty bird blues.
San Francisco : Mercury House, ©1996
(OCoLC)604255725
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Clarence Major
ISBN: 1562790838 9781562790837
OCLC Number: 34356908
Description: 279 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: by Clarence Major.

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A tale of post-World War II black America through the eyes of an out-of-work bluesman. He is Manfred Banks who seeks easy answers to joblessness and racism in whisky and in moving on. But the blues in his soul and the dreams in his mind keep bringing him back to face himself and eventually he emerges from his depths. By the author of Such Was the Season.

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