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Dickinson"s American historical fiction.

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Metuchen, N.J .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Historical fiction, American -- Bibliography.,
    • American fiction -- 20th century -- Bibliography.,
    • United States in literature -- Bibliography.,
    • United States -- History -- Fiction -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      Other titlesAmerican historical fiction.
      ContributionsGerhardstein, Virginia Brokaw, 1930-
      LC ClassificationsZ1231.F4 D47 1981, PS374.H5 D47 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 312 p. ;
      Number of Pages312
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4108605M
      ISBN 100810813629
      LC Control Number80023450

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