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Paris Jazz, A Guide

From the Jazz Age to the Present

by Luke Miner

  • 299 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Little Bookroom .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel & holiday guides,
  • Musical landmarks,
  • Jazz,
  • Travel Guides,
  • Travel,
  • Travel - Foreign,
  • Paris,
  • Europe - France,
  • Genres & Styles - Jazz,
  • Travel / Europe / France,
  • France,
  • Guidebooks,
  • History and criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8718741M
    ISBN 101892145294
    ISBN 109781892145291


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Today, Saint Germain is not the core of Paris .