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Author Wald, Gayle, 1965-

Title Shout, sister, shout! : the untold story of rock-and-roll trailblazer Sister Rosetta Tharpe / Gayle F. Wald.

Imprint Boston : Beacon Press, c2007.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92 THARPE,R WAL    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    92 THARPE,R WAL    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xii, 252 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-240), discography (p. 226-227), and index.
Contents Cotton plant (1915-1920) -- Got on my travelin' shoes (1920-1937) -- From spirituals to swing (1938-1940) -- Shout, Sister, shout (1940-1946) -- Bridge : "She could make that guitar talk" -- Little sister (1947-1949) -- At home and on the road (1948-1950) -- The world's greatest spiritual concert (1950-1951) -- Sister in Opryland (1952) -- Don't leave me here (1953-1957) -- Bridge : "The men would stand back" -- Rebirth and revival (1957-1964) -- Riding the gospel train (1960-1970) -- I looked down the line (1970-1973) -- Epilogue : Vibrations, strong and mean.
Subject Tharpe, Rosetta, 1915-1973.
Gospel musicians -- United States -- Biography.
Blues musicians -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 0807009849 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780807009840 (hardcover : alk. paper) : $25.95

 
    
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