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The Cambridge companion to the literature of Los Angeles

The Cambridge companion to the literature of Los Angeles

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Published by Cambridge University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- California -- Los Angeles -- History and criticism,
  • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- In literature

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[edited by] Kevin R. McNamara.
    SeriesCambridge companions to literature
    ContributionsMcNamara, Kevin R., 1958-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS285.L7 C36 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23980879M
    ISBN 109780521514705
    LC Control Number2009050511

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