Bessie: Revised and expanded edition (Paperback)Chris Albertson (author)
Paperback 336 Pages / Published: 15/07/2005
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This book-a revised and expanded edition of the definitive biography of Bessie Smith, known as the "Empress of the Blues"-debunks many of the myths that circulated after her untimely death in 1937. For this new edition, Chris Albertson provides more details of Bessie's early years, new interview material, and a chapter devoted to events and responses that followed the original publication.
Publisher: Yale University Press
Number of pages: 336
Weight: 522 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 19 mm
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