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The wayward preacher in the literature of African American women

by James Robert Saunders

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Published by McFarland in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • American fiction -- African American authors -- History and criticism.,
    • Clergy in literature.,
    • Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • American fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism.,
    • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • African American women -- Intellectual life.,
    • African American clergy in literature.,
    • African Americans in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 149-164) and index.

      Statementby James Robert Saunders.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS374.C55 S28 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 169 p. ;
      Number of Pages169
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1115229M
      ISBN 100786400609
      LC Control Number94041242

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