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Natives, newcomers, exiles, fugitives

Northern California writers and their work

by Jonah Raskin

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Published by Running Wolf Press in Healdsburg, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Intellectual life,
  • History and criticism,
  • American literature,
  • Literatur,
  • American Authors,
  • Schriftsteller,
  • Homes and haunts,
  • In literature

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJonah Raskin
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS283.C2 R36 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination170 p. ;
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24768013M
    ISBN 100970133383
    ISBN 109780970133380
    LC Control Number2003090425
    OCLC/WorldCa53005175

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