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6 edition of Contemporary African American fiction found in the catalog.

Contemporary African American fiction

the open journey

by Butler, Robert

  • 399 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, Associated University Presses in Madison, London, Cranbury, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American fiction -- African American authors -- History and criticism,
  • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • African Americans -- Intellectual life -- 20th century,
  • African Americans in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-160) and index.

    StatementRobert Butler.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS374.N4 B78 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination163 p. ;
    Number of Pages163
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL351991M
    ISBN 100838637876
    LC Control Number98011452

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