George Clinton
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George Clinton the mothership connection by Lloyd Bradley

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Published by Canongate in Edinburgh .
Written in English


  • Clinton, George.,
  • Funk musicians -- United States -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

StatementLloyd Bradley.
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p. ;
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19385093M
ISBN 101841954756

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