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Ambassadors of Culture

The Transamerican Origins of Latino Writing.

by Kirsten Silva Gruesz

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  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American studies,
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Latin America,
  • Hispanic American literature (,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Spanish,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • USA,
  • General,
  • American Language and Literature,
  • Latin American Studies,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Hispanic American,
  • Postcolonial Studies,
  • 19th century,
  • American literature,
  • Hispanic American literature (Spanish),
  • History and criticism,
  • Relations,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7757297M
    ISBN 10069105097X
    ISBN 109780691050973

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