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The Resource Jazz Cleopatra : Josephine Baker in her time, by Phyllis Rose

Jazz Cleopatra : Josephine Baker in her time, by Phyllis Rose

Label
Jazz Cleopatra : Josephine Baker in her time
Title
Jazz Cleopatra
Title remainder
Josephine Baker in her time
Statement of responsibility
by Phyllis Rose
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces Baker's life, featuring her struggles in Europe, her undercover work for the French Resistance during World War II, her tours around the world, and her adopted home
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rose, Phyllis
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baker, Josephine
  • Baker, Josephine
  • Dancers
  • African American entertainers
  • France
  • United States
  • African American entertainers
  • Dancers
  • Race relations
  • France
  • United States
Label
Jazz Cleopatra : Josephine Baker in her time, by Phyllis Rose
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-306) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Letting go (1925-26). Savage dance ; Black Broadway, Black Paris ; Top banana -- Part II: Changing (1927-38). Fresh blood ; Queen of the colonies -- Part III: Reaching back (1939-75). Venus in jeeps ; The family of man ; The overdressed years -- Finale: Staging love
Control code
ocm19130221
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
xi, 321, [16] pages, of plates
Isbn
9780679731337
Lccn
88035585
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Jazz Cleopatra : Josephine Baker in her time, by Phyllis Rose
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-306) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Letting go (1925-26). Savage dance ; Black Broadway, Black Paris ; Top banana -- Part II: Changing (1927-38). Fresh blood ; Queen of the colonies -- Part III: Reaching back (1939-75). Venus in jeeps ; The family of man ; The overdressed years -- Finale: Staging love
Control code
ocm19130221
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
xi, 321, [16] pages, of plates
Isbn
9780679731337
Lccn
88035585
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

Library Locations

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      3310 Connecticut Ave. NW, Washington, DC, 20008, US
      38.9338203 -77.05791820000002
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