Louis Armstrong: An Extravagant Life

Louis Armstrong: An Extravagant Life

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Louis Armstrong was the founding father of jazz and one of this century's towering cultural figures, yet the full story of his extravagant life has never been told.

Born in 1901 to the sixteen-year-old daughter of a slave, he came of age among the prostitutes, pimps, and rag-and-bone merchants of New Orleans.  He married four times and enjoyed countless romantic involvements in and around his marriages.  A believer in marijuana for the head and laxatives for the… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Broadway Books (August 08, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 576 pages

File size: 6.2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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