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Published by Louisiana State University Press in Baton Rouge .
Written in English


  • Preservation Hall Jazz Band,
  • Portraits,
  • Interviews,
  • Jazz,
  • Jazz musicians,
  • Pictorial works

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementphotographs by Shannon Brinkman ; interviews with Preservation Hall Band members by Eve Abrams
ContributionsAbrams, Eve, 1971-
LC ClassificationsML3508.8.N48 B75 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination129 p. :
Number of Pages129
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24903012M
ISBN 10080713726X
ISBN 109780807137260
LC Control Number2010037994

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