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Contemporary American Women Writers

Gender, Class, Ethnicity (Longman Critical Readers Series)

by Lois Parkinson Zamora

  • 20 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Addison Wesley Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnic studies,
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Novels, other prose & writers: from c 1900 -,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Women Authors,
  • History,
  • American literature,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Textbooks,
  • American English,
  • English,
  • Fiction,
  • USA,
  • History and criticism,
  • American - General,
  • Women and literature,
  • Books & Reading,
  • 20th century,
  • United States

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLois Parkinson Zamora (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7879903M
    ISBN 100582226201
    ISBN 109780582226203

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