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Resistance literature

by Harlow, Barbara.

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Methuen in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries,
  • Developing countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Literature and revolutions.,
    • Revolutionary literature -- History and criticism.,
    • National liberation movements -- Developing countries.,
    • Developing countries -- Literatures -- Political aspects.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBarbara Harlow.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN51 .H375 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 234 p. ;
      Number of Pages234
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2736685M
      ISBN 100416399606, 0416399509
      LC Control Number86031149

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