Low Price Guarantee
We Take School POs
All of our bargain books are brand new, perfectly readable and represent a tremendous value! The bargain books are, however, publisher overstocks and remainders that TRW purchases at deep discounts. As a result, they may have a small mark through the UPC bar code or a small mark on the side of the book. This is simply to mark the books so they cannot be sent back to a publisher. Because of this, bargain books are non returnable to TRW unless they are damaged. Please consider this before ordering.
PLEASE NOTE:
Bargain Books are not eligible for Library Processing
Blues
ISBN: 9781403481481
Author: Handyside, Chris
Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books
Published: April 2006
Retail: $31.43    OUR PRICE: $2.99
     You Save 91%
Binding Type: Library Binding
Qty:
Annotation: Gives the history of blues music, from its origins in the oral traditions of slaves through its development into a leading style in the 1920s in the United States and its influence upon current musical trends.
Additional Information
Physical Information: 0.44" H x 10.46" L x 7.88" W 48 pages
Bargain Category: Upper Elementary, Non-Fiction, History, Art/Music
 
Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.
Reviewed by Horn Book Guide Reviews (Horn Book Guide Reviews 2006 Fall)
This series offers well-chosen samplers of context, instruments, key performers, influential recordings, significant venues, and evolution of variant forms for these musical genres, with information as recent as 2004. Numerous captioned photographs, from Scott Joplin to Green Day, illustrate the uncondescending text and sidebars, both of which offer an entry to this vast subject. Directory, timeline. Glos., ind. [Review covers these History of American Music titles: [cf2]Blues[cf1], [cf2]Country[cf1], [cf2]Folk[cf1], [cf2]Jazz[cf1], [cf2]Rock[cf1], and [cf2]Soul and R & B[cf1].] Copyright 2006 Horn Book Guide Reviews.