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7 edition of Waiting for the Man found in the catalog.

Waiting for the Man

Harry Shapiro

Waiting for the Man

The Story of Drugs and Popular Music

by Harry Shapiro

  • 304 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by William Morrow & Co .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rock musicians,
  • Musicians,
  • Drug Abuse,
  • Popular Music,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Music,
  • Substance Abuse & Addictions - General,
  • General,
  • Drug use,
  • Drugs and popular music

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7726239M
    ISBN 100688089615
    ISBN 109780688089610

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