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Form and transformation in Asian American literature

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Published by University of Washington Press in Seattle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- Asian American authors -- History and criticism.,
  • Asian Americans -- Intellectual life.,
  • Asian Americans in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Zhou Xiaojing and Samina Najmi.
    SeriesThe Scott and Laurie Oki series in Asian American studies
    ContributionsZhou, Xiaojing, 1952-, Najmi, Samina.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS153.A84 F67 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination296 p. ;
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3299684M
    ISBN 100295985046
    LC Control Number2004027906

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