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Love and politics in the contemporary Spanish American novel

AnГ­bal GonzГЎlez

Love and politics in the contemporary Spanish American novel

by AnГ­bal GonzГЎlez

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Published by University of Texas Press in Austin .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Aníbal González
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ7082.N7 G666 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 177 p. ;
Number of Pages177
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24533621M
ISBN 100292721315
ISBN 109780292721319
LC Control Number2009028217
OCLC/WorldCa426147280

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