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Ballet across borders career and culture in the world of dancers by Helena Wulff

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Published by Berg in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Ballet.,
  • Ballet dancers.,
  • Ballet companies.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-178) and index.

StatementHelena Wulff.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV1787 .W85 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 185 p. :
Number of Pages185
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL68665M
ISBN 101859739938, 1859739989
LC Control Number99167652
OCLC/WorldCa40475581

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