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The life of James Brown : a biography

Author: Geoff Brown
Publisher: London : Omnibus, [2008]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : [New ed.]View all editions and formats
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A biography of James Brown, that shows how, by striving for himself, he came to represent in music and personal power, the post-war emancipation of black America. It is illustrated with photographs  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: James Brown; James Brown
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geoff Brown
ISBN: 1846099587 9781846099588
OCLC Number: 174128986
Notes: Previous edition: 1996.
Description: 214 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Other Titles: James Brown
Responsibility: by Geoff Brown.

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'It's some story, engagingly told.' MOJO'...a prime place to begin Brown nosing.' Record Collector

 
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