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When the Beat Was Born free pdf In 1973 Cindy Campbell threw a back-to-school party at a park in the South Bronx. Her brother, Clive, spun the records. He had a new way of playing the music to make the breaks longer for dancing. Hill chronicles how he became DJ Kool Herc, how kids in gangs stopped fighting in order to breakdance, and how the music he invented went on to define a culture. Full color.

About Laban Carrick Hill

Laban Carrick Hill is the author of "America Dreaming: How Youth Changed America in the 60s," "Harlem Stomp!: A Cultural History of the Harlem Renaissance," which was a National Book Award finalist, and "Dave the Potter," a Caldecott Honor book, illustrated by Bryan Collier. He lives in Burlington, Vermont. Theodore Taylor III is an artist, designer, and photographer living in Washington, D.C. "When the Beat Was Born "is his first picture book.

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Author : Laban Carrick Hill
Publisher : Roaring Brook Press
Data Published : 01 August 2013
ISBN : 1596435402
EAN : 9781596435407
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 32 pages
Age + : 5-9 years
Language : English
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