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Multicultural American literature

A. Robert Lee

Multicultural American literature

comparative Black, Native, Latino/a and Asian American fictions

by A. Robert Lee

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Published by University Press of Mississippi in Jackson, MS .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementA. Robert Lee.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS8000
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 307 p. ;
Number of Pages307
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22609401M
ISBN 10157806645X

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