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Love and politics in the contemporary Spanish American novel

AnГ­bal GonzГЎlez

Love and politics in the contemporary Spanish American novel

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Published by University of Texas Press in Austin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spanish American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Sentimentalism in literature,
  • Politics and literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAníbal González.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ7082.N7 G666 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23622296M
    ISBN 109780292721319
    LC Control Number2009028217
    OCLC/WorldCa426147280

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