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Artie Shaw, king of the clarinet : his life and times

Author: Tom Nolan
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., 2011, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The two sides of Shaw ... are at the center of ... [this] compulsively readable biography."-Daniel Akst, Wall Street Journal

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Artie Shaw; Artie Shaw
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Nolan
ISBN: 9780393340105 0393340104
OCLC Number: 668194773
Notes: Originally published as Three chords for beauty's sake : the life of Artie Shaw.
Description: xv, 430 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Three chords for beauty's sake
Responsibility: Tom Nolan.
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