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              Books by James Lincoln Collier

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              Benny Goodman and the Swing Era
               

              Benny Goodman and the Swing Era (Hardback)

              By Collier, James Lincoln

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              This biography of Benny Goodman's music and times attempts to recreate the colourful music world of the 1920s and 1930s, when Goodman was hailed the King of Swing . The author offers insights into the character and music of a man who helped transform the Depression years into the ...

              ISBN 9780195052787
              Published 26 October 1989 by Oxford University Press (S3)
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Louis Armstrong: An American Genius
               

              Louis Armstrong: An American Genius (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New title)

              By Collier, James Lincoln

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              Louis Armstrong 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 20th-century popular music. James Lincoln Collier, author of 'The Making of Jazz' chronicles the saga of Armstrong's rise as a ...

              ISBN 9780195037272
              Published 1 January 1996 by Oxford University Press (S3)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              With Every Drop of Blood

              With Every Drop of Blood (Library Binding)

              By Collier, James Lincoln; Collier, Christopher

              Johnny, a Rebel boy whose father died for the South, is captured by a runaway slave, a Yankee soldier. The boy's natural enmity grows into an unlikely bond as they struggle to survive the last days of the war together.

              ISBN 9780385320283
              Published by Bantam Doubleday Dell Pub
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Who Is Carrie?

              Who Is Carrie?

              By Collier, James Lincoln

              ISBN 9780375895036
              Published 1 September 2005 by Random House
              Interest Age Children
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              Jazz: The American Theme Song
               

              Jazz: The American Theme Song (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New ed.)

              By Collier, James Lincoln

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              More than a chronological history of this unique American art form, Jazz: The American Theme Song is a fascinating examination of how this music influenced American society. Collier argues that jazz both reflects and celebrates a uniquely American world view.

              ISBN 9780195096354
              Published 1 January 1996 by Oxford University Press (S1)
              Interest Age General Audience
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              My Brother Sam Is Dead (Scholastic Gold)
               

              My Brother Sam Is Dead (Scholastic Gold) (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Collier, James Lincoln; Collier, Christopher

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              All his life, Tim Meeker has looked up to his brother Sam. Sam's smart and brave -- and is now a part of the American Revolution. Not everyone in town wants to be a part of the rebellion. Most are supporters of the British -- including Tim and Sam's father. With the war soon ragi ...

              ISBN 9780439783606
              Published 1 June 2005 by Scholastic
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Apple Signature
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              War Comes to Willy Freeman
               

              War Comes to Willy Freeman (Library Binding)

              By Collier, James Lincoln; Contributions by Collier, Christopher

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              A free thirteen-year-old black girl in Connecticut is caught up in the horror of the Revolutionary War and the danger of being returned to slavery when her patriot father is killed by the British and her mother disappears.

              ISBN 9780812451160
              Published 1 January 1987 by Perfection Learning
              Interest Age Children
              Series Arabus Family Saga (Pb)
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              With Every Drop of Blood: A Novel of the Civil War
               

              With Every Drop of Blood: A Novel of the Civil War (Library Binding)

              By Collier, James Lincoln; Collier, Christopher

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              Johnny promised his father, wounded while fighting for the South, that he would take care of the family and not run off to fight. When there's a request to take his mules and wagon on a bold mission to supply the Rebel troops, Johnny can't resist. Then he's captured by Cush, a ru ...

              ISBN 9780780769649
              Published 1 December 1996 by Perfection Learning
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              My Brother Sam is Dead
               

              My Brother Sam is Dead (Paperback, Bound for Schools & Libraries ed.)

              By Collier, James Lincoln; Collier, Christopher

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              Young Tim Meeker is caught between his brother's patriotism and his father's Tory sympathies in this story of the American Revolution.

              ISBN 9780881033021
              Published 1 May 1985 by Econo-Clad Books, Div. of Amer
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              Series Point
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              With Every Drop of Blood: A Novel of the Civil War
               

              With Every Drop of Blood: A Novel of the Civil War (Paperback)

              By Collier, James Lincoln; Contributions by Collier, Christopher

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              Johnny promised his father, wounded while fighting for the South, that he would take care of the family and not run off to fight. When there's a request to take his mules and wagon on a bold mission to supply the Rebel troops, Johnny can't resist. Then he's captured by Cush, a ru ...

              ISBN 9780440219835
              Published 1 December 1996 by Laurel Leaf Library
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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