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Author Fuhrer, Margaret.

Title American dance : the complete illustrated history / Margaret Fuhrer ; foreword by Alicia Graf Mack.

Publication Info. Minneapolis, MN : Voyageur Press, 2014.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    792.8 FUH    Available
Description 288 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 32 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-279) and index.
Summary "A lavishly illustrated history of American dance; covers more than four centuries, from Native American ceremonial dances to the early 21st century; written by journalist and dancer Margaret Fuhrer"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents Native American traditions -- American social dance -- The evolution of tap -- Modern pioneers -- Ballet's ascendancy -- Modern's next generations -- Postmodern dance and beyond -- Ballet after the boom -- American musical theater -- Urban and commercial dance.
Subject Dance -- United States -- History.
Modern dance -- United States -- History.
ISBN 9780760345993 (hardback)
0760345996 (hardback)

 
    
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