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The Best American Essays 1996 (Best American Essays)

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Published by Houghton Mifflin .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsGeoffrey C. Ward (Editor), Robert Atwan (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages370
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7467594M
ISBN 100395717574
ISBN 109780395717578

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