skip to content
The glory road : the story of Josh White Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The glory road : the story of Josh White

Author: Dorothy Schainman Siegel
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, ©1982.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
A biography of the black singer and songwriter from South Carolina who is credited with introducing the blues, spirituals, protest songs, and other types of Afro-American music to a worldwide audience.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Biography
Named Person: Josh White; Josh White
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dorothy Schainman Siegel
ISBN: 0152310568 9780152310561
OCLC Number: 8627906
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 160 pages, [6] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 22 cm
Contents: "He took my father's name" --
The glory road --
Hard times --
First trip up north --
Greenville and On --
Early years in New York --
Up again --
moving on --
The village years: another side --
Going national --
Broadway, Hollywood, the road --
Preview of the "Inquisition" --
Moment of truth --
Picking up the pieces --
Fighting his way back --
Final comeback --
Going down slow.
Other Titles: Story of Josh White
Responsibility: Dorothy Schainman Siegel ; illustrated with photographs.

Abstract:

A biography of the black singer and songwriter from South Carolina who is credited with introducing the blues, spirituals, protest songs, and other types of Afro-American music to a worldwide audience.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/8627906>
library:oclcnum"8627906"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/8627906>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"1st ed."
schema:copyrightYear"1982"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"1982"
schema:description"A biography of the black singer and songwriter from South Carolina who is credited with introducing the blues, spirituals, protest songs, and other types of Afro-American music to a worldwide audience."@en
schema:description""He took my father's name" -- The glory road -- Hard times -- First trip up north -- Greenville and On -- Early years in New York -- Up again -- moving on -- The village years: another side -- Going national -- Broadway, Hollywood, the road -- Preview of the "Inquisition" -- Moment of truth -- Picking up the pieces -- Fighting his way back -- Final comeback -- Going down slow."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/413491>
schema:genre"Juvenile works"@en
schema:genre"Biography"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Story of Josh White"@en
schema:name"The glory road : the story of Josh White"@en
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.