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Roots and blues : a celebration

Author: Arnold Adoff; R Gregory Christie
Publisher: New York : Clarion Books, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Lyrical text explores how Blues have been part of everyday life throughout history, from its origins in the sounds of the earth, through slaves' voices singing of freedom, to today's greatest performers--and listeners.
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Genre/Form: Novels in verse
Juvenile works
Poetry
Juvenile poetry
Music Juvenile poetry
Music Poetry
Material Type: Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arnold Adoff; R Gregory Christie
ISBN: 9780547235547 0547235542
OCLC Number: 428926405
Awards: Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011; Notable Book for a Global Society 2012.
Target Audience: Middle School.
Description: 86 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Arnold Adoff ; paintings by R. Gregory Christie.

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Lyrical text explores how Blues have been part of everyday life throughout history, from its origins in the sounds of the earth, through slaves' voices singing of freedom, to today's greatest performers--and listeners.

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