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Michael Lasser, City Songs and American Life, 1900–1950

Issue: (0) Advance Access to 12.2

Journal: Popular Music History

Subject Areas: Popular Music

DOI: 10.1558/pomh.40081


Michael Lasser, City Songs and American Life, 1900–1950. Woodbridge, UK: Boydell
& Brewer, 2019. 350 pp. ISBN 978-1-58046-952-4 (hbk).

Author: Arno van der Hoeven

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Van der Hoeven, A., & Brandellero, A. (2015). Places of popular music heritage: The local framing of a global cultural form in Dutch museums and archives. Poetics, 51, 37–53.