Telling the tale the African-American fiction writer"s guide by Angela Benson

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Published by Berkley Books in New York .

Written in English

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  • Fiction -- Authorship.,
  • African American authors.,
  • American fiction -- African American authors -- History and criticism.,
  • African Americans -- Intellectual life.,
  • African Americans in literature.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementAngela Benson.
LC ClassificationsPN3355 .B385 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 212 p. ;
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6897898M
ISBN 100425170543
LC Control Number00701342

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