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Black dance in America : a history through its people ; illustrated with photographs

Author: James Haskins
Publisher: New York : T.Y. Crowell, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English
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Surveys the history of black dance in America, from its beginnings with the ritual dances of African slaves, through tap and modern dance to break dancing. Includes brief biographies of influential dancers and companies.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Haskins
ISBN: 0690046596 9780690046595 069004657X 9780690046571
OCLC Number: 317355265
Notes: Published also by Harper Trophy.
Description: 232 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by James Haskins.

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Surveys the history of black dance in America, from its beginnings with the ritual dances of African slaves, through tap and modern dance to break dancing. Includes brief biographies of influential dancers and companies.

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