Ragtime: A Musical and Cultural History
Last updated: 17.12.19
Printed: 1980 Author: Edward A. Berlin
Publisher: University of Chicago Press ISBN: 0520052196
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There is a certain richness, as well as a certain confusion, in the jumble that went under that name of ragtime when the name was new. . . . Berlin manages to preserves the richness while sorting out the confusion.