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Ray Charles: Man and Music is a complete biography of this seminal singer/pianist which brings Charles's life up to date, covering the last seven years of his life. Lydon begins with Charles's impoverished childhood in Greenville, Florida, where tragedy struck early when the young Charles went blind at the age of six and was orphaned at age 14.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 412-414), discography (p. 415-420), and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781573221320
Author:
Lydon, Michael
Publisher:
Riverhead Hardcover
Location:
New York :
Subject:
People of Color
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Afro-americans
Subject:
Composers & Musicians - Rhythm & Blues
Subject:
Specific Groups - Special Needs
Subject:
Singers
Subject:
Charles, ray, 1930-
Subject:
Singers -- United States -- Biography.
Subject:
General Biography
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Series Volume:
RB-216
Publication Date:
19990111
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xi, 436 p.
Dimensions:
9.39x6.54x1.47 in. 1.66 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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