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Birth (and Death) of the Cool

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ISBN-10: 1933108312

ISBN-13: 9781933108315

Edition: 2009

Authors: Ted Gioia

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Book details

List price: $25.00
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Fulcrum Publishing
Publication date: 10/1/2009
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 256
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.188
Language: English

Preface
Can Cool Ever Be Uncool?
The Mystery of My Parents' Lifestyle
How Cool Became So
The Progenitor of Coot: Bix Beiderbecke
The President of Cool: Lester Young
The Prince of Darkness: Miles Davis
The Signifying Bunny, Or the Birth {and Death} of the Cool for Kids
Everybody Acts Like Miles Davis
Live by the Swoosh, Die by the Swoosh
America Loses Its Cool
The Sound of Postcool Music
The Postcool Society
The Birth {and Death} of the Cool: A Time Line
Notes
Bibliography
Index
About the Author