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Homage to Americans

mile-high meditations, close readings, and time-spanning speculations

by Eva T. H. Brann

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Published by Paul Dry Books in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementEva Brann
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE183 .B826 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24524184M
ISBN 109781589880627
LC Control Number2010031150
OCLC/WorldCa456178337

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