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The Triumph of Music

The Rise of Composers, Musicians and Their Art

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$24.50 • £19.95 • €22.00

ISBN 9780674057098

Publication Date: 11/15/2010

Short

432 pages

5-7/8 x 8-7/8 inches

87 halftones; 2 tables

Belknap Press

World rights except United Kingdom & Commonwealth

Tim Blanning is Professor Emeritus of Modern European History and Fellow of Sidney Sussex College, University of Cambridge. He is the author of The Pursuit of Glory: Europe 1648–1815.

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