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Strange Fruit: The Biography of a Song
By Hilton Als (foreword by) and David Margolick
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Perennial
Publication date February 1, 2001
Pages 168
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780060959562
ISBN-10 0060959568
Dimensions 0.50 by 5.25 by 8.50 in.
Weight 0.30 lbs.
Original list price $12.99
Summaries and Reviews
A portrait of the song 'Strange Fruit,' written by Abel Meeropol and describing a racial lynching in the South, which was recorded by legendary singer Billie Holiday in 1939, examines the influence of the song on the growth of the Civil Rights Movement and traces the lives of singer Billie Holiday and songwriter Abel Meeropol. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.
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9780060959562 | details & prices | 168 pages | 5.25 × 8.50 × 0.50 in. | 0.30 lbs | List price $12.99
About: A portrait of 'Strange Fruit,' a song describing a racial lynching in the South which was recorded by Billie Holiday in 1939, examines the influence of the song on the growth of the civil rights movement.

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