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Chasin" The Bird The Life and Legacy of Charlie Parker by Brian Priestley

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


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Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7393104M
ISBN 100195327098
ISBN 109780195327090
OCLC/WorldCa148711328

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