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Author Tyler, Don.

Title Music of the postwar era / Don Tyler.

Imprint Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Reference    780.973 TYL    Available
Description xi, 287 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series American history through music
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [256]-260) and index.
Contents Charting the hits -- How was popular music dispensed? -- From swing to sing -- The pre-rock fifties -- The early years of rock 'n' roll -- Hollywood's biggest hit songs and movie musicals of the postwar years -- The best of postwar broadway -- Country and western music of the postwar years -- The most noteworthy composers and lyricists of the postwar years -- The top recording artists of the postwar years.
Subject Popular music -- United States -- History and criticism.
Popular culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Social conditions -- 1945-
ISBN 9780313341915 (alk. paper)
0313341915 (alk. paper)

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