Journals Higher Education



Published: 10 October 1985

416 Pages | photos

ISBN: 9780195037272

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Louis Armstrong

An American Genius

James Lincoln Collier

Louis Armstrong was more than a great entertainer--he was one of the most important musicians of our times, not only a key figure in the history of jazz but also a formative influence on all of twentieth-century popular music. James Lincoln Collier, author of The Making of Jazz chronicles the saga of Armstrong's rise as a musician, providing a unique, insightful portrait of the man and his times.


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