Satchmo - Giddins, Gary, and Giddens, Garry

Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong was a living symbol of 20th-century American culture. He revolutionized the world of music and became one of the nation's most influential artists and entertainers. Now Giddins, "the best jazz writer in America today" (Esquire), vividly chronicles Armstrong's rise and prominence. 225 photos, 25 in color.

Satchmo 1992, Anchor Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780385244299

Trade paperback

Satchmo 1988, Doubleday Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780385244282