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7 edition of Contemporary Caribbean women"s poetry found in the catalog.

Contemporary Caribbean women"s poetry

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by Denise DeCaires Narain

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Caribbean Area,
  • Caribbean Area.
    • Subjects:
    • Caribbean poetry (English) -- Women authors -- History and criticism.,
    • Women and literature -- Caribbean Area -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Postcolonialism -- Caribbean Area.,
    • Caribbean Area -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [249]-255) and index.

      StatementDenise deCaires Narain.
      SeriesPostcolonial literatures ;, 3, Routledge research in postcolonial literatures ;, 3.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9205.2 .D43 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 260 p. ;
      Number of Pages260
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3952442M
      ISBN 100415218128
      LC Control Number2001048306


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