American Basses: An Illustrated History and Player's Guide to the Bass Guitar

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American Basses: An Illustrated History and Player's Guide to the Bass Guitar [Paperback]

Jim Roberts , Dave Pomeroy
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Concordance (learn more)
These are the 100 most frequently used words in this book.

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Text Stats
These statistics are computed from the text of this book. (learn more)
Readability (learn more) Compared with other books
Fog Index:  13.4
53% are easier
47% are harder
Flesch Index:  47.7
55% are easier
45% are harder
Flesch-Kincaid Index:  11.4
60% are easier
40% are harder
Complexity (learn more)
Complex Words:  14%
47% have fewer
53% have more
Syllables per Word:  1.7
55% have fewer
45% have more
Words per Sentence:  19.1
66% have fewer
34% have more
Number of
Characters:  611,328
71% have fewer
29% have more
Words:  97,195
72% have fewer
28% have more
Sentences:  5,080
65% have fewer
35% have more
Fun stats
Words per Dollar:  4,382  
Words per Ounce:  3,821  

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