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Cross road blues

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Published by Perfect Crime Books in Baltimore .
Written in English


  • Murder,
  • Investigation,
  • Blues musicians,
  • Malicious accusation,
  • African American musicians,
  • Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementTroy D. Smith
LC ClassificationsPS3619.M59554 C76 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination188 p. ;
Number of Pages188
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25353972M
ISBN 101935797093
ISBN 109781935797098
LC Control Number2011278102

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