The Legacy of the Blues: A Glimpse into the Art and the Lives of Twelve Great Bluesmen

Author: Samuel Charters

Publication date: 1977

Da Capo Press

An examination of the music and lives of 12 Bluesmen. Subjects include, Big Joe Williams, J.D. Short, Bukka White, Robert Pete Williams, Juke Boy Bonner, Snooks Eaglin, Champion Jack Dupree, Sunnyland Slim, Mighty Joe Young, Eddy Boyd, Memphis Slim and Lightnin' Hopkins.

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