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Rick Bass

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Published by Boise State University .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bass, Rick,
  • Criticism and interpretation

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesBoise State University western writers series
    The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages58
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11256042M
    ISBN 100884301338
    ISBN 109780884301332


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