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Author Pugh, Megan, 1982- author.

Title America dancing : from the cakewalk to the moonwalk / Megan Pugh.

Publication Info. New Haven : Yale University Press, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    793.31973 PUG    Available
Description xii, 398 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-376) and index.
Contents The cakewalk, America's first national dance -- Bill Robinson's dream -- Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers pick themselves up -- Agnes de Mille's square dance -- Paul Taylor's bugle boy -- Michael Jackson's moonwalk.
Subject Dance -- United States -- History.
Dance -- Social aspects -- United States.
Popular culture -- United States.
ISBN 9780300201314 (hardcover)
0300201311 (hardcover)

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