The Road to Robert Johnson
This highly anticipated book traces the development of the legendary Robert Johnson's music in light of the people and songs that directly and indirectly influenced him. It includes much information about life in the Delta from the late 1800s to Johnson's controversial death in 1938, and features fascinating historical photos, maps, musical examples, and much more. Required reading for all blues fans!
The Genesis and Evolution of Blues in the Delta from the Late 1800s Through 1938
by Edward Komara