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Celebration in postwar American fiction, 1945-1967

by Richard H. Rupp

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Published by University of Miami Press in Coral Gables, Fla .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Influence

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Richard H. Rupp.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS379 .R8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination232 p.
      Number of Pages232
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4574256M
      ISBN 100870241451
      LC Control Number77102187

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