Thomas Brothers is the author of Louis Armstrong’s New Orleans and Louis Armstrong: In His Own Words. A professor of music at Duke University, he lives with his family in Durham, North Carolina.
Books by Thomas Brothers
"The best book ever produced about Louis Armstrong by anyone other than the man himself."—Terry Teachout, CommentaryMore
Finalist for the 2015 Pulitzer Prize in Biography.
"Profoundly evocative and altogether admirable…The writing and detail are so brilliant that I found the volume revelatory." —Tim Page, Washington PostMore