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Free within ourselves

fiction lessons for Black authors

by Jewell Parker Rhodes

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Main Street Books/Doubleday in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Blacks -- Authorship.,
  • African Americans in literature.,
  • African Americans -- Authorship.,
  • Blacks in literature.,
  • Fiction -- Authorship.,
  • Fiction -- Technique.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJewell Parker Rhodes.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN3423 .R49 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination342 p. ;
    Number of Pages342
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL36296M
    ISBN 100385491751
    LC Control Number99021963

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