American musicals in context : from the American Revolution to the 21st century /

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Greenwood, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC,, Santa Barbara, California, United States, p.1 online resource (xxvii, 319 pages) (2021)

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(OCoLC)fst01030814, fast, History and criticism., Musicals, Musicals., United States


Includes bibliographical references and index.Allegiance -- American Idiot -- Atomic -- Ben Franklin in Paris -- Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson -- Civil War -- Cradle Will Rock -- Dearest Enemy -- Falsettos -- Hair -- Hamilton -- I'd Rather Be Right -- Newsies -- Parade -- Ragtime -- Raisin -- Scottsborough Boys -- 1776 -- Shenandoah -- War Paint."The American History Musical in Context: From the American Revolution to the 21st Century gives students a fresh look at history-based musicals, helping readers to understand the American story through one of the country's most celebrated art forms: the musical"--Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on April 19, 2021).