Search - List of Books by Donald Clarke

Donald Clarke is an American writer on music. He was the author/editor of the Penguin Encyclopedia of Popular Music (1989, 1998) which is now available free on his website (see below). Clarke's other books include Wishing On The Moon: The Life and Times of Billie Holiday (1994), The Rise And Fall Of Popular Music (1995), and All Or Nothing At All: A Life Of Frank Sinatra (1997). Of these the Billie Holiday book was the only one in print as of 2006, reprinted by Da Capo Press in 2000 under the title Billie Holiday: Wishing On The Moon.

Clarke was born in 1940 and raised in Kenosha, Wisconsin, worked ten years in a car factory, and graduated from the U. of Wisconsin—Madison. He lived in England from 1973 to 1998 before moving to Austin, Texas for five years. He moved to West Des Moines, Iowa in 2003, where he worked for a time on the music e-zines blueswax.com and folkwax.com. In June 2008 he launched a website at donaldclarkemusicbox.com, which contains three of his books and other stuff. In November 2009 he relocated to Allentown, Pennsylvania.

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Total Books: 29
Billie Holiday Wishing on the Moon
2002 - Billie Holiday Wishing on the Moon (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780306811364
ISBN-10: 0306811367
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Humor & Entertainment
  • Currently 4.8/5 Stars.
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All or Nothing at All A Life of Frank Sinatra
2000 - All or Nothing at All a Life of Frank Sinatra (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780880642248
ISBN-10: 0880642246
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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The Penguin Encyclopedia of Popular Music  Second Edition
1999 - The Penguin Encyclopedia of Popular Music Second Edition (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780140513707
ISBN-10: 0140513701
Genres: Reference, Humor & Entertainment
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All Or Nothing At All Sinatra
1997 - All or Nothing at All Sinatra (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780333643204
ISBN-10: 0333643208
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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The Rise and Fall of Popular Music
1996 - The Rise and Fall of Popular Music (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780312142001
ISBN-10: 0312142005
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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Rise and Fall of Popular Music
1995 - Rise and Fall of Popular Music [Penguin General Non-Fiction] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780140132168
ISBN-10: 0140132163
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Wishing on the Moon The Life and Times of Billie Holiday
3i Fifty Years Investing in Industry
1995 - 3i Fifty Years Investing in Industry (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780198289449
ISBN-10: 0198289448
Genres: Business & Money, History
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The Rise  Fall of Popular Music
1995 - The Rise Fall of Popular Music (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780788165900
ISBN-10: 0788165909
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Wishing on the Moon
1995 - Wishing on the Moon (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780140147483
ISBN-10: 0140147489
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Wishing on the Moon  The Life and Times of Billie Holiday
Encyclopedia of Popular Music
1989 - Encyclopedia of Popular Music [Penguin reference] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780670803491
ISBN-10: 0670803499
Genres: Reference, Humor & Entertainment
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All or Nothing at All Biography of Frank Sinatra
Ships  docks
Ships Docks (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780668045568
ISBN-10: 0668045566
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Aircraft and Airports
Aircraft and Airports (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780856854309
ISBN-10: 0856854301
Genre: Science & Math
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Energy
Energy (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780856854323
ISBN-10: 0856854328
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The Encyclopedia of Inventions
The Encyclopedia of Inventions (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780883653906
ISBN-10: 0883653907
Genres: Reference, Science & Math, Engineering & Transportation
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Anatomy of the automobile
Anatomy of the Automobile (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780883654040
ISBN-10: 0883654040
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.
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West to Eden Texans in Hollywood
West to Eden Texans in Hollywood (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780890156179
ISBN-10: 0890156174
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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A Daisy in the Broom The Story of a School 1820 - 1958
A Daisy in the Broom the Story of a School 1820 - 1958 (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780951721704
ISBN-10: 0951721704
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