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Title:
The complete encyclopedia of the guitar : the definitive guide to the world's most popular instrument
Author:
Burrows, Terry.
Publication Information:
New York : Schirmer Books, [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
224 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
General Note:
"This is a Carlton book."
Language:
English
Added Author:
ISBN:
9780028650289

9780028650272
Format :
Book

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Central Library ML102.G8 C66 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks-Oversize Non-Circ
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Summary

Summary

Covering all genres of music -- classical, jazz, blues, rock and pop -- this full-color reference traces the history of the guitar from the earliest pre-Christian instruments to the 20th-century innovations of major guitar manufacturers. Separate chapters provide in-depth profiles of the world's finest guitarists, from Andres Segovia to B.B. King, and the history of 25 of the best-known guitar manufacturers. An A-to-Z biographical dictionary of guitarists profiles 200 guitarists of all styles and eras.


Summary

A collection of articles, reviews, interviews, essays, and photographs concerning the life and career of the chanteuse.


Author Notes

Terry Burrows lives in London.


Terry Burrows lives in London.


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