Writing About Your Life: A Journey into the Past (9781569243794): William Zinsser: Books
Tag: Da Capo Press
Fire From Heaven: The Rise Of Pentecostal Spirituality And The Reshaping Of Religion In The 21st Century [Harvey Cox] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
It was born a scant ninety-five years ago in a rundown warehouse on Azusa Street in Los Angeles. For days the religious-revival service there went on and on-and within a week the Los Angeles Times was reporting on a weird babble coming from the building. Believers were speaking in tongues
The History Of The Blues: The Roots, The Music, The People [Francis Davis] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
Francis Davis's The History of the Blues is a groundbreaking rethinking of the blues that fearlessly examines how race relations have altered perceptions of the music. Tracing its origins from the Mississippi Delta to its amplification in Chicago right after World War II
The Devil's Music: A History Of The Blues [Giles Oakley] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
Superbly researched and vividly written, The Devil's Music is one of the only books to trace the rise and development of the blues both in relation to other forms of black music and in the context of American social history as experienced by African Americans. From its roots in the turn-of-the-century honky-tonks of New Orleans and the barrelhouses and plantations of the Mississippi Delta to modern legends such as John Lee Hooker and B. B. King