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  • Paperback: 368 pages
  • Publisher: Amistad; Amistad Pbk ed. edition (1 Jan. 2005)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0060524278
  • ISBN-13: 978-0060524272
  • Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 2.3 x 22.9 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars 38 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 277,686 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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“If you read only one book about blues...read this one.” (Starred Booklist on Escaping the Delta)

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A close-up look at the life and music of Robert Johnson and his contributions to the evolution of blues music describes his obscurity during his own life, his innovative influence on American popular music, and how the history of blues music was shaped and transformed by white fans with different tastes and standards, in a biography complemented by

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