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Resonances of the Raj

Nalini Ghuman

Resonances of the Raj

India in the English musical imagination, 1897-1947

by Nalini Ghuman

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indic influences,
  • History and criticism,
  • Music

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-323) and index.

    StatementNalini Ghuman
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML285 .G58 2014
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 345 pages
    Number of Pages345
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27165070M
    ISBN 100199314896
    ISBN 109780199314898
    LC Control Number2013037305
    OCLC/WorldCa858975566

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