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Open spaces, city places

contemporary writers on the changing Southwest

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Published by University of Arizona Press in Tucson .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southwestern States,
  • Southwestern States.
    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- Southwestern States -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.,
    • Authors, American -- Homes and haunts -- Southwestern States.,
    • City and town life in literature.,
    • Country life in literature.,
    • Southwestern States -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.,
    • Southwestern States -- In literature.,
    • Southwestern States -- Civilization.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Judy Nolte Temple.
      ContributionsTemple, Judy Nolte, 1948-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS277 .O6 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 144 p. :
      Number of Pages144
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1424972M
      ISBN 100816511659, 0816514402
      LC Control Number93035926

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