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Outlaw Ballads, Legends and Lore
Language: en
Pages: 68
Authors: Wayne Erbsen
Categories: Folk music
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-03-01 - Publisher:

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Rural Roots of Bluegrass
Language: en
Pages: 180
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-02-24 - Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

Wayne Erbsen's newest book takes a deep look at bluegrass music to uncover its true roots: ballads of early pioneers, Scots-Irish fiddle tunes, black spirituals, plantations melodies, blues, murder ballads, sentimental parlor songs from Tin Pan Alley, North Carolina banjo styles and gospel songs. the book is richly illustrated with
Encyclopedia of American Folklore
Language: en
Pages: 468
Authors: Linda S. Watts
Categories: Folklore
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Infobase Publishing

Presents an A-to-Z reference to American folklore with articles on folk heroes, authors, significant historical events, cultural groups, social aspects and more.
The Rough Guide to True Crime
Language: en
Pages: 348
Authors: Rough Guides
Categories: True Crime
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-01 - Publisher: Rough Guides UK

The Rough Guide to True Crime tells the stories of criminal acts ranging from the absurd to the appalling, using a light touch with the former and illuminating the psychology in play behind the crimes. A compilation of crime's greatest hits, preposterous occurrences and heinous acts, the Rough Guide to
Arizona Herstory
Language: en
Pages: 265
Authors: Dee Strickland Johnson
Categories: Arizona
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Cowboy Miner Productions

Accounts of Arizona history and lore related in verse.