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The history of reggae

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Published by Lucent Books in San Diego, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reggae music -- History and criticism -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Stuart A. Kallen.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesThe music library, Music library (San Diego, Calif.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML3532 .K35 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3396467M
    ISBN 101590187407
    LC Control Number2005008789
    OCLC/WorldCa58791277


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