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Surf beat from Deltone to hightone and beyond : the Dick Dale story by Stephen J. McParland

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Published by CMusic in North Strathfield, New South Wales, Australia .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Dale, Dick, -- guitarist,
  • Del-Tones (Musical group),
  • Surf music -- History and criticism,
  • Guitarists -- United States -- Biography

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 89), discography (p. 71-87) and index.

Other titlesDick Dale story
StatementStephen J. McParland.
GenreBiography
SeriesSurf "n" rock reference series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML419.D282 M37 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 98 p. :
Number of Pages98
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24079738M
ISBN 10095920055X
ISBN 109780959200553
LC Control Number2009674572

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