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The literature of colonialism

The literature of colonialism

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Published by King"s College London, Centre for Twentieth-Century Cultural Studies in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Colonies in literature.,
  • Imperialism in literature.,
  • Developing countries -- Literatures -- History and criticism.,
  • Developing countries -- In literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Vanessa Davies and Richard Griffiths.
    ContributionsDavies, Vanessa., Griffiths, Richard, 1935-, King"s College, London. Centre for Twentieth-Century Cultural Studies.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination101p. ;
    Number of Pages101
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17112955M
    ISBN 101897747047

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