Jazz Cleopatra: Josephine Baker in Her Time

Phyllis Rose, Author Vintage Books USA $14 (321p) ISBN 978-0-679-73133-7
The influential, uninhibited entertainer's life is traced from her turbulent Missouri childhood to her fame as a jazz singer and dancer. ``This indispensable biography treats in full the two cultures--American and continental--that formed Baker, and sets a new standard for critical studies of performing artists,'' cheered PW. Photos. (Jan.)
Reviewed on: 01/01/1991
Release date: 01/01/1991
Hardcover - 321 pages - 978-0-385-24891-4
Analog Audio Cassette - 978-1-55927-116-5
Hardcover - 978-0-517-17903-1
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