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Published by Zed Books, Distributed in the U.S.A. exclusively by Palgrave in London, New York, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Africa.

Subjects:

  • African literature (English) -- History and criticism.,
  • Authorship -- Social aspects -- Africa.,
  • Publishers and publishing -- Africa.,
  • Politics and literature -- Africa.,
  • Literature and society -- Africa.,
  • Authors and publishers -- Africa.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [156]-161) and index.

StatementCharles R. Larson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9340 .L37 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 168 p. ;
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6787154M
ISBN 101856499308, 1856499316
LC Control Number00043476

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