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By Anne M. Pittman,Marlys S. Waller,Cathy L. Dark

The 10th variation of Dance some time maintains the 65-year legacy of a textbook that has confirmed to be the traditional of all leisure dance assets. The authors have poured a long time of expertise and information onto its pages, offering a wealth of course on American, sq., contra, foreign, and social dance. every one bankruptcy is filled with expertly written guideline, coupled with transparent and unique diagrams and informative background, to supply scholars with well-rounded education on over 260 person dances. The ebook additionally encompasses a tune CD to permit for comfort while training outdoors of the school room, supporting to make it a useful source for college kids of dance in any respect levels.

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