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Tracing Dominican identity

Juan R. Valdez

Tracing Dominican identity

the writings of Pedro Henríquez Ureña

by Juan R. Valdez

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Knowledge,
  • National characteristics, Dominican, in literature,
  • Dominican Republic,
  • In literature,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Spanish language,
  • Language and culture

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJuan R. Valdez
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ7409.H4 Z94 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination227 p. ;
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25565446M
    ISBN 100230109373
    ISBN 109780230109377
    LC Control Number2010029868
    OCLC/WorldCa651153723

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