The Life of Curtis MayfieldBook - 2017
Curtis Mayfield was one of the seminal vocalists and most talented guitarists of his era. He was also a social critic, and his music had a vital influence on the civil rights movement. Todd Mayfield tells his famously private father's story in riveting detail, from his birth into dire poverty and life in the slums of Chicago to the tragic accident that left him paralyzed, and his long-awaited recognition by the music industry.
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Chicago Review Press, 2017.
Copyright Date: ©2017
Branch Call Number: 780.92 MAYFI-M
Characteristics: x, 358 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm