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Writing war

fiction, gender, and memory

by Lynne Hanley

  • 175 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by University of Massachusetts Press in Amherst .
Written in English

    Places:
  • English-speaking countries
    • Subjects:
    • War stories, English -- History and criticism.,
    • Women and literature -- English-speaking countries -- History -- 20th century.,
    • American fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism.,
    • English fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism.,
    • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • War stories, American -- History and criticism.,
    • Sex role in literature.,
    • Memory in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementLynne Hanley.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR888.W37 H36 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination151 p. ;
      Number of Pages151
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1887944M
      ISBN 100870237381, 0870237489
      LC Control Number90049252

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