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Hank Williams, country music"s tragic king

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Published by Stein and Day in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Williams, Hank, 1923-1953.,
    • Country musicians -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJay Caress.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML420.W55 C4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 253 p., [7] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages253
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4734669M
      ISBN 100812825837
      LC Control Number78023942


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