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10 edition of Contemporary American literature found in the catalog.

Contemporary American literature


by Erik V. R. Rangno

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Published by Facts On File in New York, NY .
Written in English

  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
    • Postmodernism (Literature) -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementErik V.R. Rangno.
      SeriesBackgrounds to American literature
      LC ClassificationsPS225 .R36 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3405306M
      ISBN 100816056714
      LC Control Number2005020830

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