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The illustrated history of dance in New Zealand

Tara Jahn-Werner

The illustrated history of dance in New Zealand

by Tara Jahn-Werner

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Published by Random House in Auckland, N.Z .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dance -- New Zealand -- History,
  • Dance companies -- New Zealand -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 304-306) and index.

    StatementTara Jahn-Werner.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1719 .W47 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination312 p. :
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23683339M
    ISBN 109781869419738
    LC Control Number2009482098

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