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 New,Sportin' Life: John W. Bubbles, An American Classic

  • Author: Harker, Brian

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$35.00

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Contents

  • Timeline
  • Introduction
  • Part I: Prodigy (1903-1920)
  • Chapter 1: Words to Live By
  • Chapter 2: The Soul of Minstrelsy
  • Chapter 3: Buck and Bubbles
  • Part II: Innovator (1920-1931)
  • Chapter 4: A Find of Finds
  • Chapter 5: Reinvention
  • Chapter 6: Beautiful Days
  • Chapter 7: Dancing in the Dark
  • Chapter 8: Alone
  • Chapter 9: Dreams Fulfilled
  • Part III: Master (1931-1953)
  • Chapter 10: Jazz, Jazz, Jazz
  • Chapter 11: A Miracle of Racy Brilliance
  • Chapter 12: Swing Is King
  • Chapter 13: Black Bizet
  • Chapter 14: Requiem for a Two-Act
  • Part IV: Survivor (1953-1986)
  • Chapter 15: Exile
  • Chapter 16: Turn Back the Universe
  • Chapter 17: Bubbles Bounces Back!
  • Chapter 18: This Unforgettable Passage
  • Chapter 19: A World of Mirth
  • Acknowledgments
  • Notes
  • Works Cited
  • Index