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Remapping southern literature

contemporary Southern writers and the West

by Robert H. Brinkmeyer

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

    Places:
  • Southern States,
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- Southern States -- History and criticism.,
    • American literature -- West (U.S.) -- History and criticism.,
    • Regionalism in literature.,
    • Southern States -- Intellectual life -- 1865-,
    • Southern States -- In literature.,
    • West (U.S.) -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 115-125) and index.

      StatementRobert H. Brinkmeyer, Jr.
      SeriesMercer University Lamar memorial lectures ;, no. 42
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS261 .B745 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 130 p. ;
      Number of Pages130
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL45973M
      ISBN 100820321893
      LC Control Number99043731

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