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Secular devotion

Afro-Latin music and imperial jazz

by Timothy Brennan

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Published by Verso in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Popular music -- Latin America -- History and criticism,
  • Popular music -- United States -- History and criticism,
  • Latin jazz -- History and criticism,
  • Blacks -- Latin America -- Music -- History and criticism,
  • World music -- Latin America -- History and criticism,
  • World music -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-274) and index.

    StatementTimothy Brennan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML3475 .B74 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 290 p. :
    Number of Pages290
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22980875M
    ISBN 101844672913, 1844672905
    ISBN 109781844672912, 9781844672905
    LC Control Number2008563191

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