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Experiencing Progressive Rock by Robert G. H. Burns

Issue: Vol 11 No. 3 (2018)

Journal: Popular Music History

Subject Areas: Popular Music

DOI: 10.1558/pomh.39023


Robert G. H. Burns, Experiencing Progressive Rock. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2018. 261 pp. ISBN 978-1-44226-602-5 (hbk).

Author: Sam Vallen

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