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American beat

Bob Greene

American beat

by Bob Greene

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Published by Penguin Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Bob Greene.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN4874.G679 A25 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination363 p. ;
Number of Pages363
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2838523M
ISBN 100140073205
LC Control Number84000283
OCLC/WorldCa10349869

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