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Among the jasmine trees

music and modernity in contemporary Syria

by Jonathan Holt Shannon

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Published by Wesleyan University Press in Middletown, CT .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Syria,
  • Syria.
    • Subjects:
    • Music -- Social aspects -- Syria.,
    • Music -- Syria -- 21st century -- Philosophy and aesthetics.,
    • Syria -- Social life and customs -- 21st century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. ), discography (p. ), and index.

      StatementJonathan Holt Shannon.
      SeriesMusic/culture
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML3795 .S415 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3412800M
      ISBN 100819567981
      ISBN 109780819567987
      LC Control Number2005028912

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