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8 edition of Women"s Voices from Latin America found in the catalog.

Women"s Voices from Latin America

Interviews With Six Contemporary Authors

by Evelyn Picon Garfield

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Wayne State University Press .
Written in English

  • Novels, other prose & writers,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Caribbean & Latin American,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • 20th century,
  • History,
  • History and criticism,
  • Latin America,
  • Spanish American fiction,
  • Women Authors,
  • Women and literature,
  • Spanish,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11353047M
    ISBN 100814319629
    ISBN 109780814319628

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