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The hip-hop scene the stars, the fans, the music by Ann Gaines

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Published by Enslow in Berkeley Heights, NJ .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Rap (Music) -- History and criticism -- Juvenile literature

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementAnn Graham Gaines and Reggie Majors.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesThe music scene
ContributionsMajors, Reggie.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML3531 .G35 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22672199M
ISBN 100766033961
ISBN 109780766033962
LC Control Number2008048010
OCLC/WorldCa268957419

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