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Women and Music in America Since 1900 An Encyclopedia

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ISBN-10: 1573563080

ISBN-13: 9781573563086

Edition: 2002

Authors: Kristine H. Burns

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The 20th century heard a rich sound coming from America: women making music. Other works may be strictly biographical or cover only one type of musician. This two volume, A-to-Z encyclopedia represents the first major effort to describe the role of women in all forms of music in the United States since 1900. The significance of an individual's contribution, rather than their popularity, determined who was featured in this collection. Included individuals must also have been born in, been a resident of, or made most of her contributions in the United States. Each entry concludes with a short list of further readings. Photos accompany nearly 100 entries. A preface, an introductory historical…    
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List price: $74.95
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, LLC
Publication date: 12/30/2002
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 392
Language: English

Introduction: Historical Overview
Guide to Related Topics
Women and Music in America Since 1900: An Encyclopedia
About the Contributors