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Canyon of dreams the magic and the music of Laurel Canyon by Harvey Kubernik

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Published by Sterling in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Rock music,
  • Popular culture,
  • History and criticism

Book details:

About the Edition

Traces the musical legacy of the California neighborhood of Laurel Canyon, and the artists who lived there.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Other titlesMagic and the music of Laurel Canyon, Music of Laurel Canyon
StatementHarvey Kubernik ; Scott Calamar, editor
ContributionsCalamar, Scott
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML3534.3 .K83 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 368 p. :
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25064107M
ISBN 101402765894
ISBN 109781402765896
LC Control Number2011567083
OCLC/WorldCa311760815

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