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Popular musicians

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Published by Salem Press in Pasadena, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Musicians -- Biography -- Dictionaries,
  • Musical groups -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Incudes discographical references and index

    Statementeditor, Steve Hochman ; project editor, McCrea Adams
    ContributionsHochman, Steve, 1956-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML105 .P66 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 330 p. :
    Number of Pages330
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16939129M
    ISBN 100893569860, 0893569879
    LC Control Number99011658

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