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Published by Louisiana State University Press in Baton Rouge .
Written in English


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Statementby William Mills.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3563.I4234 T49 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination177 p. ;
Number of Pages177
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2542483M
ISBN 100807112704
LC Control Number85024160

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