by Wendy Buonaventura
This book is a must for dancers who are curious about the origins of the dance, the customs of the Arab world in regards to dancers, gypsy history, "Orientalism," music and contemporary attitudes. Full size format with luscious full color illustrations. A collectors item finally available in paperback.
This revised edition features a new chapter, New Directions, featuring FatChanceBellyDance and the evolution of ATS and Tribal.
220 pages, paperback, illustration/photos.