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Death by rock "n" roll

the untimely deaths of the legends of rock

by Gary J. Katz

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Published by Robson in London .
Written in English


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Bibliography.

StatementGary J. Katz.
The Physical Object
Pagination199p. :
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22408629M
ISBN 101861050097
OCLC/WorldCa34934102


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