Goodbye 20th century a biography of Sonic Youth by David Browne

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Published by Da Capo in New York .

Written in English

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  • Sonic Youth (Musical group),
  • Rock musicians -- United States -- Biography

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Book details

Other titlesGoodbye twentieth century
StatementDavid Browne.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML421.S615 B76 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination422 p. :
Number of Pages422
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22550892M
ISBN 109780306815157
LC Control Number2008004228

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