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American Novelists Since World War II

American Novelists Since World War II

Fifth Series (Dictionary of Literary Biography)

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Published by Thomson Gale .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Reference works,
  • c 1945 to c 1960,
  • c 1960 to c 1970,
  • General,
  • Bio-bibliography,
  • Italian,
  • Reference,
  • Novelists, American,
  • American fiction,
  • 20th century,
  • Biography,
  • Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJames Richard Giles (Editor), Wanda H. Giles (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages379
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7980423M
    ISBN 100810399369
    ISBN 109780810399365


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