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Writers from the Caribbean

James, Louis Dr.

Writers from the Caribbean

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Book Trust in [London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Caribbean Area,
  • West Indies
    • Subjects:
    • Caribbean literature (English) -- History and criticism.,
    • West Indian literature (English) -- History and criticism.,
    • West Indian literature (English) -- Bio-bibliography.,
    • Caribbean literature (English) -- Bio-bibliography.,
    • Caribbean Area -- In literature -- Bibliography.,
    • West Indies -- In literature -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLouis James.
      SeriesInternational writers series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9205.A52 J36 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination38 p. ;
      Number of Pages38
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1963746M
      ISBN 100853534365
      LC Control Number90196345
      OCLC/WorldCa22763692


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