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Encyclopedia of the blues

Author: Edward M Komara
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2006.
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This comprehensive two-volume set brings together all aspects of the blues from performers and musical styles to record labels and cultural issues, including regional evolution and history. Organized in an accessible A-to-Z format, the Encyclopedia of the Blues is an essential reference resource for information on this unique American music genre. Coverage includes: · The whole history of the blues, from its  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Encyclopedias
Biography Dictionaries
Encyclopédie
Biographies Dictionnaires anglais
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward M Komara
ISBN: 0415926998 9780415926997 0415927005 9780415927000 0415927013 9780415927017
OCLC Number: 60590117
Description: 2 volumes (lxiii, 1100 pages) : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: v. 1. A-J, index --
v. 2. K-Z, index.
Responsibility: Edward Komara, editor.
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A full-length, authoritative encyclopaedia on the Blues as a musical form, this A-Z resource covers not only the performers, but also musical styles, regions, record labels and cultural aspects of  Read more...

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