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Brown Sugar: Eighty Years of America's Black Female Superstars
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Random House Value Pub
Publication date May 1, 1985
Pages 208
Binding Hardcover
Edition 1
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780517536377
ISBN-10 0517536374
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $6.99
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Explores the lives, careers, private thoughts, and public images of legendary Black singers and actresses whose talent and beauty won acclaim
Amazon.com description: Product Description:
And we can't forget the others: Bessie Smith, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Katherine Dunham, Hazel Scott, Marian Anderson, Dinah Washington, Pearl Bailey, Dorothy Dandridge, Leontyne Price, Aretha Franklin, Nina Simone, Tina Tuner... Brown Sugar narrates the triumphant struggle of these women to make it in the entertainment undustry against overwhelming odds.


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1 edition from Random House Value Pub (May 1, 1985); titled "Brown Sugar: Eighty Years of America's Black Female Superstars"
9780517536377 | details & prices | 208 pages | List price $6.99
About: Explores the lives, careers, private thoughts, and public images of legendary Black singers and actresses whose talent and beauty won acclaim
Paperback
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Reprint edition from Da Capo Pr (March 21, 1990); titled "Brown Sugar: Eighty Years of America's Black Female Superstars"
9780306803802 | details & prices | 8.25 × 10.75 × 0.50 in. | 1.25 lbs | List price $20.00

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