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Brown Sugar: Eighty Years of America's Black Female Superstars

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And we can't forget the others: Bessie Smith, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Katherine Dunham, Hazel Scott, Marian Anderson, Dinah Washington, Pearl Bailey, Dorothy Dandridge, Leontyne Price, Aretha Franklin, Nina Simone, Tina Tuner... Brown Sugar narrates the triumphant struggle of these women to make it in the entertainment undustry against overwhelming odds.
Paperback, 208 pages
Published March 21st 1990 by Da Capo Press (first published 1980)
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Lynecia
Mar 28, 2007 Lynecia rated it really liked it
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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I've read this 3x I love it. Beautifully illustrated a must have for your home library if it's still in print
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