Trade paperback. A definitive guide to the ukulele, its legends and history. With a section on how the instrument developed, from Hawaii to worldwide popularity, and a section on which uke to buy and how to play it. Also features a songbook of tunes. From the founders of the "Idler" magazine.
Tom Hodgkinson and Gavin Pretor-Pinney founded the Idler magazine in 1993. Tom edits the magazine and is the author of How to Be Idle; he now runs the Idler Academy bookshop, cafe and school. Gavin is the author of the bestselling book The Cloudspotter's Guide and founder of the Cloud Appreciation Society. They were in a band together at school.