Primitivism and identity in Latin America essays on art, literature, and culture

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Published by University of Arizona Press in Tucson .

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  • Latin America.

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  • Spanish American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Primitivism in literature.,
  • Primitivism -- Latin America.,
  • Latin America -- Civilization.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [267]-274) and index.

Book details

Other titlesPrimitivism & identity in Latin America
Statementedited by Erik Camayd-Freixas and José Eduardo González.
ContributionsCamayd-Freixas, Erik., González, José Eduardo.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ7082.N7 P755 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 285 p. :
Number of Pages285
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6775877M
ISBN 100816520453
LC Control Number00008340

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