Appreciating Dance: A Guide to the World's Liveliest Art
132 p. : ill. (b&w) ; 19 x 23.5 cm.
"Appreciating Dance is a thorough and accurate history of various forms of dance, analyzing everything from social dance, and ballet to modern dance, tap, jazz, theatrical dance and contemporary dance. In it readers will find: a brief biography of notable dancers and choreographers; information needed to expand the enjoyment of performance; the intersection of dance and religion; the history of dance through the beginning of the 21st century; and budding dance trends." -- from Amazon book description