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The historian six fantasies of the American experience by Eugene K. Garber

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Published by Milkweed Editions in conjunction with Triquarterly Books in Minneapolis, Minn .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Historical fiction, American,
  • United States -- History -- Fiction

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Edition Notes

Statementby Eugene K. Garber.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3557.A63 H57 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination233 p. :
Number of Pages233
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1736864M
ISBN 100915943573
LC Control Number92041958

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