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Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English



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Edition Notes

Statementby John Oliver Killens ; foreword by Addison Gayle.
LC ClassificationsPS3561.I37 Y6 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 475 p. ;
Number of Pages475
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6803883M
ISBN 100820322016
LC Control Number00266234

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