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Take-off! : American all-girl bands during WW II

Author: Tonya Bolden; Schomburg Children's Collection.
Publisher: New York : Knopf, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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History and music are combined in this account of all-women bands during World War II.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bolden, Tonya.
Take-off!
New York : Knopf, ©2007
(OCoLC)762420432
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tonya Bolden; Schomburg Children's Collection.
ISBN: 0375827978 9780375827976 0375927972 9780375927973
OCLC Number: 70836679
Notes: LC copy 2 lacks sound recording.
Description: 76 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm + 1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Contents: The band was on fire --
We played all the way up to New York --
What are we gonna do for a drummer? --
Outro --
Glossary --
Notes --
Selected sources --
Recommended reading --
Recommended listening --
Illustration and text credits --
Acknowledgments --
Index.
Responsibility: Tonya Bolden.
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History and music are combined in this account of all-women bands during World War II.

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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2010-01-26) Good Permalink

     Calling all girl musicians!  A must read for any student  of music.  This book presents information about female band players during WWII.  The illustrations are fantastic and add much to the written text.  Highly recommended for other high school...
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