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The big bands

George Thomas Simon

The big bands

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Published by Collier Macmillan, Collier Books in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dance orchestras -- United States,
  • Jazz musicians

  • Edition Notes

    First Collier books ed. 1974

    Statement[by] George T. Simon. With a foreword by Frank Sinatra
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 584 p.
    Number of Pages584
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16397885M
    LC Control Number71175594

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