Rush and philosophy by Jim Berti

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Published by Open Court in Chicago .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Rock music,
  • Social aspects,
  • Rush (Musical group),
  • History and criticism,
  • Criticism and interpretation

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Statementedited by Jim Berti and Durrell Bowman
SeriesPopular culture and philosophy -- v. 57
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML421.R87 R87 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24823059M
ISBN 109780812697162
LC Control Number2011005652

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