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Down in Houston Bayou City Blues (Jack and Doris Smothers Series in Texas History, Life, and Culture) by Roger Wood

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Published by University of Texas Press .
Written in English


  • Blues,
  • Music,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • Genres & Styles - Blues,
  • History & Criticism - General,
  • United States - State & Local - South,
  • Music / Blues,
  • Blues (Music),
  • Blues musicians,
  • History and criticism,
  • Houston,
  • Texas

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsJames Fraher (Photographer)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages356
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10314091M
ISBN 100292791593
ISBN 109780292791596

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