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Mending the world : stories of family by contemporary Black writers

New York : BasicCivitas Books, ©2003.

xxiii, 290 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.

A celebration of modern black family life, featuring fiction, memoir, and poetry, by African American authors both new and renowned.

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ISBN:

978-0-465-07062-6

ISBN:

978-0-465-07062-6

LC Call No:

PS647.A35 M46 2003

LC Call No:

PN56.F3 .M46 2003

Dewey Class No:

810.8035204

Title:

Mending the world : stories of family by contemporary Black writers / edited by Rosemarie Robotham.

Publisher:

New York : BasicCivitas Books, ©2003.

Physical:

xxiii, 290 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.

ContentType:

text txt rdacontent.

MediaType:

unmediated n rdamedia.

CarrierType:

volume nc rdacarrier.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-290).

Summary:

A celebration of modern black family life, featuring fiction, memoir, and poetry, by African American authors both new and renowned.

Subject:

American fiction--African American authors.

Subject:

African American families--Fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction.

Subject:

Families, Black--Fiction.

Subject:

Domestic fiction, American.

AE:PersName:

Robotham, Rosemarie, 1957-

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