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    Gathered together, and presented chronologically these striking covers tell the story of a moment in time when art and photography, music, and dance changed the world. Accompanied by insightful, spirited descriptions that showcase the evolving trends in photography, illustration, and design, To Disco, with Love charts the history of the music and the industry during its groovy heyday.

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