Cover of Eve Golden's book Vernon and Irene Castle's Ragtime Revolution.
"A fascinating study of modern fame...Has a you-are-there feel, painting a compelling portrait of early 20th-century American entertainment." -- Fern Siegel, The New York Post

A solidly researched book, Ragtime Revolution is a boon to show-biz buffs." -- Encore Magazine

"[Golden] has an uncanny ability to humanize her long-dead subjects, injecting equal parts humor, knowledge and common sense...Ragtime Revolution floats along like a good dance step." -- Laura Wagner, Classic Images

Vernon and Irene Castle's Ragtime Revolution
University Press of Kentucky, 2007
315 pages, 66 photos
Hardcover, $40

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Photo of Irene Castle
Irene Castle, 1915
Photo of Vernon Castle
Vernon Castle, 1915


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