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Author Dickens, Hazel, 1935-2011.

Title Working girl blues : the life and music of Hazel Dickens / Hazel Dickens and Bill C. Malone.

Imprint Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    780.92 Dickens,H DIC    Available
Description ix, 102 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Music in American life
Music in American life.
Note Discography (p. [87]-98) and index.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references, discography (p. [87]-98), and index.
Contents Hazel Dickens : a brief biography by Bill C. Malone -- Songs and Memories by Hazel Dickens. -- Mama's hand -- A few old memories -- You'll get no more of me -- West Virginia my home -- My better years -- Working girl blues -- Scars from an old love -- Lost patterns -- Scraps from your table -- Beyond the River Bend -- Won't you come and sing for me -- Only the lonely -- Rambling woman -- Your greedy heart -- Don't put her down, you helped put her there -- It's hard to tell the singer from the song -- I love to sing the old songs -- Old calloused hands -- Rocking chair blues -- Pretty bird -- Mount Zion's lofty heights -- Cowboy Jim -- Little Lenaldo -- Tomorrow's already lost -- I can't find your love anymore -- Hills of home -- Old river -- Will Jesus wash the bloodstains from your hands -- They'll never keep us down -- Mannington mine disaster -- Coal miner's grave -- Black lung -- Coal mining woman -- The Yablonski murder -- Clay County miner -- My heart's own love -- America's poor -- Freedom's disciple (working-class heroes) -- The homeless -- My love has left me.
Subject Dickens, Hazel, 1935-2011.
Country musicians -- United States -- Biography.
Added Author Malone, Bill C.
ISBN 9780252033049 (cloth : alk. paper)
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