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Native American literature

  • 147 Pages
  • 2.95 MB
  • English
Twayne Publishers , Boston
Indian literature -- North America -- History and criticism, American literature -- Indian authors -- History and criticism, Indians of North America -- Intellectual life, Indians in liter


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Statementby Andrew Wiget.
SeriesTwayne"s United States authors series ;, TUSAS 467
LC ClassificationsPM155 .W54 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination147 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2857216M
ISBN 100805774084
LC Control Number84019809

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