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Innovations in British jazz.

John Wickes

Innovations in British jazz.

by John Wickes

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Published by Soundworld in Chelmsford .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 325, xv p. ;
Number of Pages325
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18283428M
ISBN 101902440013

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