33 Revolutions per Minute: A History of Protest Songs, from Billie Holiday to Green Day.

By Dorian Lynskey. Publisher: Ecco


British music critic Lynskey offers a completely absorbing look at 33 protest songs, spanning seven decades and hailing from five continents. Comprehensive and beautifully written.




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Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books
The Adult Books editors have selected the following titles as representative of the year’s outstanding books for public-library collections. Our scope has been intentionally broad, and we have attempted to find books that combine literary, intellectual, and aesthetic excellence with popular appeal.
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