God bless America : Tin Pan Alley goes to war / Kathleen E.R. Smith.

After Pearl Harbor, Tin Pan Alley songwriters rushed to write the Great American War Song -- an ""Over There"" for World War II. The most popular songs, however, continued to be romantic ballads, escapist tunes, or novelty songs. To remedy the situation, the federal government cr...

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Main Author: Smith, Kathleen E. R.
Format: Electronic
Published: Lexington : The University Press of Kentucky, ©2015.
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