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Author Anthony, Ted.

Title Chasing the rising sun : the journey of an American song / Ted Anthony.

Imprint New York : Simon & Schuster, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  782.4216213 An86c 2007    ---  Available
Description 308 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-283) and index.
Includes discography (p. 285-290).
Summary Explores the history of the popular folk song "House of the Rising Sun," tracing the song's origins and its lauch into popularity by Georgia Turner and discussing versions by such performers as The Animals, Bob Dylan, and Woody Guthrie.
Subject Folk music -- United States -- History and criticism.
Songs -- United States -- History and criticism.
House of the Rising Sun.
House of the rising sun (Song)
Folk songs -- United States -- History.
ISBN 0743278984
Standard No. YDXCP 2465486
AU@ 000042111118
NZ1 11458327

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