The music of European nationalism
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The music of European nationalism cultural identity and modern history by Philip Vilas Bohlman

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Published by ABC-CLIO in Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English


  • Music -- Europe -- History and criticism.,
  • Nationalism in music.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-413) and index.

StatementPhilip V. Bohlman.
SeriesABC-CLIO world music series
LC ClassificationsML3580 .B64 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxii, 423 p. :
Number of Pages423
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18470589M
ISBN 101576072703, 185109363X
LC Control Number2004005429

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