Black giants.

  • 126 Pages
  • 1.58 MB
  • English
World Pub. Co. , New York
African American musicians., Jazz musicians., Jazz -- History and criti
StatementEdited by Pauline Rivelli and Robert Levin.
Series[Jazz & pop book series]
ContributionsLevin, Robert, 1939- joint comp.
LC ClassificationsML385 .R59
The Physical Object
Pagination126 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5702343M
LC Control Number70133474

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