Telling the Stories Essays on American Indian Literatures and Cultures by

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  • American - General,
  • American - Native American,
  • General,
  • Native American Literature,
  • Special Subjects In Literature,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • American literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • Indian authors,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Intellectual life,
  • Storytelling in literature

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ContributionsElizabeth Hoffman Nelson (Editor), Malcolm A. Nelson (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11395927M
ISBN 100820439541
ISBN 109780820439549

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