The Jazz Palace
A NovelBook - 2015
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After the horrors of World War I and the resulting social trauma, young men and women who survived came to be known as The Lost Generation because they never recovered from all of their losses and suffering. To deal with their pain, many of them lived by the adage, “Eat, drink, and be merry, for tomorrow we die.” The Roaring Twenties, also known as the Jazz Age, was born. Financial prosperit... (more)
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Benny Lehrman would rather play jazz in a speak-easy than take over the family business in 1920s Chicago.