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The Resource The blues : a very short introduction, Elijah Wald

The blues : a very short introduction, Elijah Wald

Label
The blues : a very short introduction
Title
The blues
Title remainder
a very short introduction
Statement of responsibility
Elijah Wald
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Praised as "suave, soulful, ebullient" (Tom Waits) and "a meticulous researcher, a graceful writer, and a committed contrarian" (New York Times Book Review), Elijah Wald is one of the leading popular music critics of his generation. In The Blues, Wald surveys a genre at the heart of American culture. It is not an easy thing to pin down. As Howlin' Wolf once described it, "When you ain't got no money and can't pay your house rent and can't buy you no food, you've damn sure got the blues." It has been defined by lyrical structure, or as a progression of chords, or a
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wald, Elijah
Dewey number
781.643
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3521
LC item number
.W33 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Very short introductions
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blues (Music)
  • MUSIC
  • MUSIC
  • Blues (Music)
Label
The blues : a very short introduction, Elijah Wald
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-130) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1: Short history of blues -- Roots of the blues -- Prewar blues -- modern blues -- pt. 2: Blues in American culture -- Blues and jazz -- Blues and country music -- Language and poetry of the blues
Control code
655257470
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (140 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199752874
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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cd1e4c94-2965-4d06-85c4-a606c86686aa
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)655257470
Label
The blues : a very short introduction, Elijah Wald
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-130) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1: Short history of blues -- Roots of the blues -- Prewar blues -- modern blues -- pt. 2: Blues in American culture -- Blues and jazz -- Blues and country music -- Language and poetry of the blues
Control code
655257470
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (140 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199752874
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
cd1e4c94-2965-4d06-85c4-a606c86686aa
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)655257470

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