Biography

America, the Band:  An Authorized Biography

America, the Band: An Authorized Biography

A celebration of the band's 50th anniversary shares stories from original interviews with Beckley, Bunnell, and many others, into a dynamic cultural history of America the band and America the nation.
220 pp.

Author:
Warne, Jude. Foreword By Billy Bob Thornton
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN:
9781538120958
Category:
Biography & Autobiography / Music
Format:
Hardcover
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Price:
$24.95
Dancing in Blackness

Dancing in Blackness

A professional dancer's personal journey over four decades, across three continents and 23 countries, through defining moments in the story of black dance in America, presents the inspiring story of an accomplished dance artist who has boldly developed and proclaimed her identity as a black woman.
378 pp.

Author:
Osumare, Halifu
Publisher:
Univ Press of Florida
ISBN:
9780813064321
Category:
Biography & Autobiography / Performing Arts
Format:
Paper
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Now
Price:
$26.95
More Alike Than Different:  My Life With Down Syndrome

More Alike Than Different: My Life With Down Syndrome

The first memoir written by a person with Down syndrome.
148 pp.

Author:
Egan, David & Egan, Kathleen
Publisher:
Prometheus Books
ISBN:
9781633886285
Category:
Biography & Autobiography / People with Disabilities
Format:
Hardcover
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Now
Price:
$24.95
Savage West:  The Life and Fiction of Thomas Savage

Savage West: The Life and Fiction of Thomas Savage

A perceptive study chronicles the life and work of Thomas Savage, a 20th-century American novelist of the West, paying special attention to his conflicted sexuality as a married gay man in the rural West and explaining why his writing has been neglected but is now enjoying a resurgence.
257 pp.

Author:
Weltzien, O. Alan
Publisher:
University of Nevada Press
ISBN:
9781948908863
Category:
Biography & Autobiography / Literary Figures
Format:
Hardcover
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Now
Price:
$40.00
Tumult!:  The Incredible Life and Music of Tina Turner

Tumult!: The Incredible Life and Music of Tina Turner

Explores the magical transformation of shy country girl Anna Mae Bullock into the boisterous force of nature we know today as Tina Turner.
215 pp.

Author:
Brackett, Donald
Publisher:
Backbeat Books
ISBN:
9781493055067
Category:
Biography & Autobiography / Music
Format:
Paper
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Now
Price:
$24.95
 
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