American Popular Music and Its Business

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  • American Popular Music and Its Business

  • Auteur : the late Russell Sanjek
  • Editeur : Oxford University Press
  • Isbn Code : 0195364627
  • Genre : Music
  • Nombre de pages : 494
  • Date de publication : 1988-07-28
  • Évaluation des livres 4.5
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