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A concise history of rock music

Paul Fowles

A concise history of rock music

by Paul Fowles

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Published by Bill"s Music Shelf, Mel Bay in Pacific, MO .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rock music,
  • History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-348) and index.

    Statementby Paul Fowles
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML3534 .F69 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination370 p. :
    Number of Pages370
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24863970M
    ISBN 109780786666430
    LC Control Number2011562943

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