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Product Description: During the course of a career that began in the late 1940s, Lenny Bruce challenged the sanctity of organized religion and other societal and political conventions; he widened the boundaries of free speech. Critic Ralph Gleason said, “So many taboos have been lifted and so many comics have rushed through the doors Lenny opened...read more
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Paperback:

9780306825293 | Da Capo Pr, August 2, 2016, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: During the course of a career that began in the late 1940s, Lenny Bruce challenged the sanctity of organized religion and other societal and political conventions; he widened the boundaries of free speech.

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Product Description: Until February 15, 2001, Howard Reich’s mother, Sonia, had managed to keep almost everything about her experience of the Holocaust from her son. That night, she packed some clothes and fled her house in Skokie, Illinois, convinced that someone was trying to kill her...read more

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9780810127951 | Northwestern Univ Pr, September 30, 2011, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Until February 15, 2001, Howard Reich’s mother, Sonia, had managed to keep almost everything about her experience of the Holocaust from her son.

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Product Description: A swing note is, to the listener of the rhythm, an unexpected note, and it is the spark of life in jazz and its relatives. Whether playing the standards or the most experimental piece, it is how a musician handles these notes—fearlessly or safely—that determines the fate of the performance...read more

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9780810127050 | Northwestern Univ Pr, September 30, 2010, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A swing note is, to the listener of the rhythm, an unexpected note, and it is the spark of life in jazz and its relatives.

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Product Description: On the evening of February 15, 2001, Sonia Reich, Howard Reich's mother, packed some clothes into two brown shopping bags, put on her gray winter coat, locked the door to her home in Skokie, Illinois and fled. Someone was trying to kill her, "to put a bullet in my head," Sonia told anyone who would listen...read more

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9781586483623 | Public Affairs, June 12, 2006, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: On the evening of February 15, 2001, Sonia Reich, Howard Reich's mother, packed some clothes into two brown shopping bags, put on her gray winter coat, locked the door to her home in Skokie, Illinois and fled.

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Shares the virtually uncelebrated life of jazz composer Jelly Roll Morton, from his introduction into music, to his sharp decline in popularity, to the revival of his music following the discovery of his archive in 1992.

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9780306812095 | Da Capo Pr, May 1, 2003, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Shares the virtually uncelebrated life of jazz composer Jelly Roll Morton, from his introduction into music, to his sharp decline in popularity, to the revival of his music following the discovery of his archive in 1992.

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9780306813504 | Da Capo Pr, May 25, 2004, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Shares the virtually uncelebrated life of jazz composer Jelly Roll Morton, from his introduction into music, to his sharp decline in popularity, to the revival of his music following the discovery of his archive in 1992.

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Product Description: When a lanky, unpretentious, incredibly gifted, twenty-three-year-old Texan took Moscow by musical storm in 1958, it launched a sensational career that began at the age of thirteen and was to span over four decades. At the height of the Cold War, this friendly, open-hearted pianist enchanted the hearts of Americans and Russians alike with his playing that was more about "personal communications than exhibitionistic virtuosity...read more

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9780840776815 | Thomas Nelson Inc, April 1, 1993, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Traces the life of the American pianist, who, at the height of the cold war, won the Tchaikovsky International Piano Competition

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9781595552280 | Thomas Nelson Inc, July 15, 2008, cover price $23.99 | About this edition: When a lanky, unpretentious, incredibly gifted, twenty-three-year-old Texan took Moscow by musical storm in 1958, it launched a sensational career that began at the age of thirteen and was to span over four decades.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780840798398 | Thomas Nelson Inc, November 1, 1992, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Outlining an impressive musical career that spans over four decades, this solidly researched biography allows readers to meet the man behind the music.

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