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Reggae poet the story of Bob Marley by Calvin Craig Miller

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Published by Morgan Reynolds Pub. in Greensboro, N.C .
Written in English


  • Marley, Bob -- Juvenile literature,
  • Singers -- Jamaica -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • Reggae musicians -- Jamaica -- Biography -- Juvenile literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 122-123) and index.

Statementby Calvin Craig Miller.
GenreJuvenile literature, Biography
LC ClassificationsML3930.M315 M55 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23673457M
ISBN 101599350718
ISBN 109781599350714
LC Control Number2007027476

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