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History, literature, and the writing of the Canadian Prairies

History, literature, and the writing of the Canadian Prairies

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Published by University of Manitoba Press in Winnipeg .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canadian literature (English) -- Prairie Provinces -- History and criticism.,
  • Prairie Provinces -- In literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [289]-308).

    Statementedited by Alison Calder and Robert Wardhaugh.
    ContributionsWardhaugh, Robert Alexander, 1967-, Calder, Alison C. 1969-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9185.6.P72 H57 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination310 p. ;
    Number of Pages310
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18486925M
    ISBN 100887556825


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