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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Literature -- Minority authors -- History and criticism -- Congresses.,
  • Ethnic attitudes in literature -- Congresses.,
  • Minorities in literature -- Congresses.,
  • Ethnicity in literature -- Congresses.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Abdul R. JanMohamed and David Lloyd.
ContributionsJanMohamed, Abdul R., 1945-, Lloyd, David, 1955 Dec. 20-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN491.5 .N38 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 472 p. ;
Number of Pages472
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1874923M
ISBN 100195067029
LC Control Number90034838

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