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Blueswomen Profiles Of 37 Early Performers, With An Anthology Of Lyrics 19201945 by Anna Stong Bourgeois

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Published by McFarland & Company .
Written in English


  • Biography: film, television & music,
  • Blues,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • USA,
  • Composers & Musicians - Country & Folk,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • Reference

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8139161M
ISBN 100786421223
ISBN 109780786421220

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