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Miles Davis (Life & Times)

Brian Morton

Miles Davis (Life & Times)

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Haus Pub .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: film, television & music,
  • Jazz,
  • Genres & Styles - Jazz,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Composers & Musicians - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9545572M
    ISBN 101904341780
    ISBN 109781904341789


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