"The text presents a unified view of Ellington as a 'special' human being; convinced even as a young boy that he would do great things in life, he labeled himself Duke and set about looking for the venue in which he would excel. He found it in jazz".--Booklist. Includes discography.
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Book Description Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing, 1991. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-000-85-4509004
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