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12 edition of Children of silence found in the catalog.

Children of silence

on contemporary fiction

by Michael Wood

  • 223 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [207]-230) and index.

    StatementMichael Wood.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN3335 .W66 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination241 p. ;
    Number of Pages241
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL700877M
    ISBN 100231050488
    LC Control Number97049187

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He is Charles Barnwell Straut Class of Professor of English at Princeton University, a frequent teacher at the Middlebury Breadloaf School of English, and the author of. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Children of Silence: The Story of Sarah and Joanne's Triumph over Deafness by Kathy Robinson (, Book) at the best online prices at eBay.

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