Music in western civilization
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Music in western civilization by Craig M. Wright

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Published by Schirmer Cengage Learning in Boston .
Written in English


  • Music -- History and criticism

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Edition Notes

StatementCraig Wright, Bryan Simms.
ContributionsSimms, Bryan R.
LC ClassificationsML160 .W955 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxl, 871 p. :
Number of Pages871
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23677043M
ISBN 10049557273X
ISBN 109780495572732
LC Control Number2008933923

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