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5 edition of student"s guide to African American literature, 1760 to the present found in the catalog.

student"s guide to African American literature, 1760 to the present

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Published by Peter Lang in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • African Americans -- Intellectual life -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • African Americans in literature -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementLovalerie King ; foreword by Trudier Harris-Lopez.
    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS153.N5 K474 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 219 p. ;
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3945443M
    ISBN 100820455210
    LC Control Number2001029564

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