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Aretha Franklin : the queen of soul / Mark Bego.

Bego, Mark. (Author).

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 1616085819
  • ISBN: 9781616085810
  • Description: xvii, 428 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
  • Edition: 2012 ed.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Skyhorse Pub., 2012.

Available copies

  • 5 of 5 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Beverly Main Adult Nonfiction ML 420 .F778 B4 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 780.92/Franklin (Text to Phone) Available -
Melrose Biographies (Main Floor) Biography 782.4216 Franklin Bego (Text to Phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult Nonfiction ML 420 .F778 B4 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -
Salem Adult Non-Fiction 782.421644/BEGO (Text to Phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes index and discography.
Contents Note: All hail the Queen! -- Detroit 1989 -- The Queen of Soul -- The gospel years -- Aretha sings the blues -- Aretha arrives -- Young, gifted and Black -- Trouble in mind -- Aretha jumps to it -- The freeway back to the top -- The spirit of Detroit -- D̀énouement 1989 -- A rose is still a rose: the 1990s and beyond -- So damn happy -- How does Aretha keep the music playing? -- Aretha Franklin discography -- Aretha Franklin's Grammy Awards.
Summary: Traces the life of Aretha Franklin from deserted child to teenage mother to Grammy winner to inductee into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
Subject: Franklin, Aretha.
Soul musicians > United States > Biography.
Genre: Biography.


Bego, Mark, "Aretha Franklin : the queen of soul," New York, N.Y. : Skyhorse Pub., 2012.

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