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The Resource Victory through harmony : the BBC and popular music in World War II, Christina L. Baade

Victory through harmony : the BBC and popular music in World War II, Christina L. Baade

Label
Victory through harmony : the BBC and popular music in World War II
Title
Victory through harmony
Title remainder
the BBC and popular music in World War II
Statement of responsibility
Christina L. Baade
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This title tells the story of the BBC's participation in the events of World War II through popular music and jazz broadcasting. Baade argues that the BBC's popular music broadcasting efforts exposed the divergent ideologies, tastes and perspectives of the nation
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Baade, Christina L
Dewey number
791.440941/09044
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Radio and music
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Popular music
Label
Victory through harmony : the BBC and popular music in World War II, Christina L. Baade
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Uplift, dance music, and the BBC in interwar Britain -- "In tempore belli" : popular music for morale in the phony war -- Music while you work : discipline, dance music, and workers in wartime -- Between blitzkrieg and call-up : BBC dancing club, masculinity, and the dance band scheme -- Radio rhythm club : race, authenticity, and the British swing boom -- Sincerely yours : the trouble with sentimentality and the ban on crooners -- Calling the British forces in Malta : broadcasting femininity abroad and at home -- "Invasion year" : Americans in Britain, americanization, and the dance -- Music backlash
Control code
ocn771288308
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 275 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199707324
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)771288308
Label
Victory through harmony : the BBC and popular music in World War II, Christina L. Baade
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Uplift, dance music, and the BBC in interwar Britain -- "In tempore belli" : popular music for morale in the phony war -- Music while you work : discipline, dance music, and workers in wartime -- Between blitzkrieg and call-up : BBC dancing club, masculinity, and the dance band scheme -- Radio rhythm club : race, authenticity, and the British swing boom -- Sincerely yours : the trouble with sentimentality and the ban on crooners -- Calling the British forces in Malta : broadcasting femininity abroad and at home -- "Invasion year" : Americans in Britain, americanization, and the dance -- Music backlash
Control code
ocn771288308
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 275 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199707324
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)771288308

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