Miles Davis: Selected full-text books and articles
Jazz: A History W. W. Norton, 1993 (2nd edition)
Librarian’s tip: "Modal Jazz--Miles Davis and Kind of Blue" begins on p. 354, "Out in Front--Miles Davis in the 60s and 70s" begins on p. 391, and "Fusion and Miles Davis" begins on p. 441
The History of Jazz Oxford University Press, 1997
Librarian’s tip: Includes discussion of Miles Davis in multiple chapters
Keeping Time: Readings in Jazz History Oxford University Press, 1999
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 56 "Miles Davis Speaks His Mind"
The Cowboy and the Dandy: Crossing over from Romanticism to Rock and Roll Oxford University Press, 1999
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 7 "Miles Apart?"
Uptown Conversation: The New Jazz Studies Columbia University Press, 2004
Librarian’s tip: "The Man" begins on p. 166
Twentieth-Century Brass Soloists Greenwood Press, 1994
Librarian’s tip: "Davis, Miles [DEWEY, III]" begins on p. 63
Jazz and Pop, Youth and Middle Age like Young Da Capo Press, 2001
Librarian’s tip: "The Sound of One Finger Snapping (Miles Davis and Kind of Blue" begins on p. 66
Jazz: Its Evolution and Essence Grove Press, 1956
Librarian’s tip: Chap. VIII "Miles Davis and the Cool Tendency"
Highway 61 Revisited: The Tangled Roots of American Jazz, Blues, and Country Music Oxford University Press, 2004
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 7 "Miles Davis"
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