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Title:
The Harlem jazz era
Author:
Kallen, Stuart A., 1955-
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Publication Information:
San Diego, Calif. : Lucent Books, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
96 pages: illustrations; 24 cm.
Summary:
A visitor's guide to the restaurants, theater, arts, dancing, and jazz music of Harlem, New York, toward the end of the period known as the Harlem Renaissance, when African American arts flourished.
Language:
English
Contents:
The world's greatest Negro metropolis -- Harlem basics -- Eating and drinking in Harlem -- Jazz and dance in Harlem -- Theater in Harlem -- The arts in Harlem.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 9.1 4.0 75067.
Electronic Access:
Table of contents http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip045/2003014089.html
ISBN:
9781590183588
Format :
Book

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From the glitter of the Cotton Club to the seedy back streets, Harlem as a traveler in the 1920s would have know it is depicted in this highly readable book.


Author Notes

Stuart A. Kallen has written more than 250 nonfiction books for children and young adults. His books have covered countless aspects of human history, culture, and science from the building of the pyramids to the music of the twenty-first century.

(Bowker Author Biography)