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“This graphic treatment adds a new dimension to a music book that was already hailed as a classic. This represents a new experience for readers, one with an immediacy and vitality that text alone might never approach… They provide an entertaining, lively narrative with profiles that match the spirit, drawings that seem as musical as the music described within the text.”
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“Ted Fox's 1983 classic is back and better than ever in this graphic adaptation… Music lovers and history buffs alike will delight in this updated classic, and Smith's stunning visuals will bring this important and exciting work to a whole new generation of readers.”
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“This is a vibrant, exultant, and soulful history.”
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“Anyone interested in African American music and history and pop culture history will find this a captivating read.”
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