The Resource Josephine Baker's last dance : a novel, Sherry Jones., (ebook)

Josephine Baker's last dance : a novel, Sherry Jones., (ebook)

Label
Josephine Baker's last dance : a novel
Title
Josephine Baker's last dance
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Sherry Jones.
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From the author of The Jewel of Medina, a moving and insightful novel based on the life of legendary performer and activist Josephine Baker, perfect for fans of The Paris Wife and Hidden Figures. Discover the fascinating and singular life story of Josephine Baker--actress, singer, dancer, Civil Rights activist, member of the French Resistance during WWII, and a woman dedicated to erasing prejudice and creating a more equitable world--in Josephine Baker's Last Dance. In this illuminating biographical novel, Sherry Jones spans Josephine's early years in servitude and poverty in America, to her rise to fame as a showgirl in her famous banana skirt, to her activism against discrimination, and her many loves and losses. From 1920s Paris to 1960s Washington, to her final, triumphant performance, one of the most extraordinary lives of the twentieth century comes to stunning life on the page. With intimate prose and comprehensive research, Sherry Jones brings this remarkable and compelling public figure into focus for the first time in a joyous celebration of a life lived in technicolor, a powerful woman who continues to inspire today"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
MMI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jones, Sherry
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3610.O6285
LC item number
J67 2018eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
OverDrive, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baker, Josephine
  • African American entertainers
  • African American women
Label
Josephine Baker's last dance : a novel, Sherry Jones., (ebook)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=155&titleID=3962288
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Gallery Books trade paperback edition.
Extent
1 online resource (365 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781501102455
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
38189705-1A12-4A0B-A7B2-A6BFBD6C1223
System control number
  • on1077710612
  • (OCoLC)1077710612
Label
Josephine Baker's last dance : a novel, Sherry Jones., (ebook)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=155&titleID=3962288
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Gallery Books trade paperback edition.
Extent
1 online resource (365 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781501102455
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
38189705-1A12-4A0B-A7B2-A6BFBD6C1223
System control number
  • on1077710612
  • (OCoLC)1077710612

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