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Dream lucky : when FDR was in the White House, Count Basie was on the radio, and everyone wore a hat--

Author: Roxane Orgill
Publisher: New York : Smithsonian Books, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Dream Lucky covers politics, race, religion, arts, and sports during the pre-wartime years of 1936-1938, but the central focus is the period's soundtrack--specifically big band jazz--and the big-hearted piano player William "Count" Basie.--From publisher description.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Named Person: Franklin D Roosevelt; Count Basie; Count Basie; Franklin D Roosevelt
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Roxane Orgill
ISBN: 9780060897505 0060897503
OCLC Number: 154677288
Description: 242 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Roxane Orgill.
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Dream Lucky covers politics, race, religion, arts, and sports during the pre-wartime years of 1936-1938, but the central focus is the period's soundtrack--specifically big band jazz--and the big-hearted piano player William "Count" Basie.--From publisher description.

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