In the country of country : : people and places in American music

Title In the country of country : : people and places in American music
Names Dawidoff, Nicholas.
Book Number BR011267
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation These portraits of notable figures in American country music include Earl Scruggs, whose innovative approach to the banjo took the instrument beyond being a vaudeville prop, and Patsy Cline, country's first torch singer. Also discusses Chet Atkins, Johnny Cash, Buck Owens, Harlan Howard, Emmylou Harris, Bill Monroe, and the Louvin Brothers. Some strong language.
Local Subject Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Arts & Architecture - ART
Adult Book - AD
Long Book - LO
Music - Country & Western - MADW
Music & Dance - MAD
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Short Pieces (Non-Fiction) - SHP
Audience Notes Contains strong language.
LC Subject Country music - History and criticism
Country musicians - United States
Call Number 781.6420973 ANF
Language English
Released 1997
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, 1997 (Braille International, Inc., transcribing agency. Braille International, Inc., distributor)
Original Publication Transcription of: 1st ed. New York : Pantheon Books, c1997.
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