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Brown Sugar: Over One Hundred Years of America's Black Female Superstars--New Expanded and Updated Edition

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With a wink or a nod, a shake of their shoulders or hips, America's "Dark Divas," "Sepia Sirens," "Black Beauties" have acted out fantastic stories full of whispers and secrets. They have played with the myths, created legends, turned the social order topsy-turvy. One thing is certain: in 20th- and 21st-century America, an impressive lineup of African American women have d
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Paperback, 376 pages
Published May 25th 2007 by Bloomsbury Academic (first published 1980)
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Lynecia
Apr 12, 2007 Lynecia rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Great Biography on Groundbreaking Black Female Entertainers through the ages. I'm copying down his bibliography and reading more and more about these extraordinary women.
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