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8 edition of True Adventures with the King of Bluegrass found in the catalog.

True Adventures with the King of Bluegrass

by Tom Piazza

  • 310 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Vanderbilt University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: film, television & music,
  • Country & western,
  • Genres & Styles - Country & Bluegrass - General,
  • Country And Western Music,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Composers & Musicians - Country & Folk,
  • Music,
  • USA,
  • Martin, Jimmy,
  • Bluegrass music,
  • Biography,
  • Bluegrass musicians,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8169793M
    ISBN 100826513603
    ISBN 109780826513601

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