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And you shall know us by the trail of our vinyl : the Jewish past as told by the records we have loved and lost / Roger Bennett and Josh Kun.

Bennett, Roger, 1970- (Author). Kun, Josh. (Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Stan Getz Library ML3776 .B35 2008 37684001100540 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780307394675
  • ISBN: 0307394670
  • Physical Description: 217, [22] pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 22 cm
  • Edition: 1st edition
  • Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, 2008.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 234-235).
Formatted Contents Note:
Men's warehouse : the changing sartorial styles of the great cantors -- The Yiddish are coming : how vinyl kept a dying language alive -- Go down Moses : the music of Black-Jewish relations -- Who needs a synagogue when you have a record player in your living room? : the Jewish holidays as long-playing records -- Me Llamo Steinberg : the Jewish Latin craze -- laughing at 33 RPM : the vinyl world of comedy -- "Oh what a night!" : parties, weddings, love, and good old-fashioned happiness -- The sound of suffering : Holocaust, Soviet Jewry, and martyrdom on vinyl -- Haifa on hi-fi : the ever-evolving notion of Israel -- Stop singing our songs : non-Jewish masters of the Jewish melody -- The folk explosion : the last days of Jewish vinyl.
Subject: Jews > United States > Music > History and criticism.
Sound recordings > Social aspects > United States.
Jews > Music > Humor.

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