"Encyclopedic in scope, The Story of the Blues is a bright work of scholarship. . . A profusion of well-chosen illustrations and informative captions makes it a vivid photographic essay as well as an invaluable compendium."--Arnold Shaw, New York Times Book Review
About the Author
Paul Oliver is a highly-acclaimed authority on the blues. His previous books include Blues Fell This Morning
, Conversation with the Blues
, Savannah Syncopators
, Songsters and Saints
, and The New Blackwell Guide to Recorded Blues
. He lives in Oxford, England.
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