"Even ten thousand words can't match the power of these pictures in recalling glory moments. A momentous achievement." -- Studs Terkel
"The most comprehensive assemblage of jazz photographs and memorabilia yet to appear between book boards. It is a fact-crammed work that has many an insight along with the information and pictorial delights." -- W. Royal Stokes, Jazz Line
"The most visually attractive jazz book ever published." -- Leonard Feather, Los Angeles Times
About the Author
Frank Driggs, noted jazz historian, record producer, and photo archivist, operates the renowned Frank Driggs Collection of jazz history and American popular culture. Harris Lewine, acclaimed art director and book packager, has worked in jazz at Riverside Records, been art director for five major publishing houses, and written, co-written, and edited a myriad of books.