Glenn Miller & the age of swing
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Published by Dempsey and Squires in London .
Written in English


  • Miller, Glenn, 1904-1944.,
  • Dance orchestras.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesGeorge Snow presents Glenn Miller & the age of swing.
Statementconceived, designed and produced by George Snow ; written by Jonathon Green ...
ContributionsGreen, Jonathon, 1948-
LC ClassificationsML1206 .S65
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4289813M
ISBN 100860440079
LC Control Number78317070

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