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Jazz Cleopatra

Phyllis Rose

Jazz Cleopatra

Josephine Bake

by Phyllis Rose

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Published by Random House Value Publishing .
Written in English

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    FormatHardcover
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    Open LibraryOL7680359M
    ISBN 100517179032
    ISBN 109780517179031

    Book jacket design for Jazz Cleopatra. On orange-brown ground, a one-toned black photograph of the figure of Josephine Baker. She appears nude, holding her hands to her chest, with long chains of pearls wrapped around her hands and dangling down the length of her body. She also holds a length of fabric, possibly a dress.   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.


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Author:Phyllis, Rose. All of our paper waste is recycled within the UK and turned into corrugated cardboard. Book Binding:Paperback. World of Seller Rating: % positive. Stacy Schiff is the author of Véra (Mrs. Vladimir Nabokov), winner of the Pulitzer Prize; Saint-Exupéry, a Pulitzer Prize finalist; and A Great Improvisation: Franklin, France, and the Birth of America, winner of the George Washington Book Prize and the Ambassador Book has received fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, Brand: Little, Brown and Company.

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Prithee, tell her but a worky-day fortune. A biography of one of the most famous and outrageous black entertainers of the interwar years. Born in St Louis, Baker went to Paris in and became a star of the Folies Bergeres.

Her appeal lay in her sexuality and in her colour: blackness was equated with a freedom and vitality lost to the white races. During the war she was involved in the. Vivid life of the fabulous entertainer who rose from povery in East St.

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The daughter of Ptolemy XII, she was married at the age of 17 (as was the family custom) to her younger brother Ptolemy XIII, and the two inherited the crown in 51 BC The force and character. Antony and Cleopatra, the names conjure up a variety of images that include Roman military might, eastern decadence and a pair of tragic star-crossed lovers.

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Josephine Baker's fascinating life encompassed stardom in the Paris of the s, a career in the French Resistance, and civil rights activism in the '50s and '60s. Rose brings Baker to life as a performer, as a cultural icon, and as a black woman in a white by: Few personalities from classical antiquity are more famous—yet more poorly understood—than Cleopatra VII, queen of Egypt.

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