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Rock

by Handyside, Chris.

Format: Print Book 2006
Availability: Available at 4 Libraries 4 of 4 copies
Available (4)
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CLP - Main Library First Floor Children's Department - Non-Fiction Collection j ML3534.H34 2006
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  First Floor Children's Department - Non-Fiction Collection
 
Call Number  j ML3534.H34 2006
 
 
CLP - Squirrel Hill Children's Non-Fiction Collection j ML3534.H34 2006
Location  CLP - Squirrel Hill
 
Collection  Children's Non-Fiction Collection
 
Call Number  j ML3534.H34 2006
 
 
Mt. Lebanon Public Library Children's Non-Fiction j 781.66 Han
Location  Mt. Lebanon Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  j 781.66 Han
 
 
Northland Public Library Children's Nonfiction J 781.66 H19
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Nonfiction
 
Call Number  J 781.66 H19
 
 
Summary
Although it was officially born in the 1950s, the roots of Rock run much deeper. This book charts the development of this uniquely American music form from the 1600s through to the present. It also shows how social, economic, and regional factors have all helped to shape rock music over time and, in turn, how this music has gone on to influence other genres, such as Blues, Folk, Country, Jazz, and Soul and R&B.
Contents
From jump to rock
Early rockers
Elvis : the king
Surf's up
Girl groups
The British invasion: the UK is listening
Psych out
End of an era
A heavier sound
Led Zeppelin, AOR, and heavy metal
I'm bored
Smells like grunge.

Additional Information
Series Handyside, Chris. History of American music.
Subjects Rock music -- History and criticism -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher Chicago, Ill. :Heinemann Library,2006
Language English
Description 48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 1403481520 (hc)
1410918157 (hc)
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