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Distant obligations

modern American writers and foreign causes

by David C. Duke

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  • 1 Currently reading

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

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Foreign countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Political activity,
    • Americans -- Foreign countries,
    • Politics and literature,
    • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography,
    • History, Modern -- 20th century,
    • United States -- Relations -- Foreign countries

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementDavid C. Duke.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS129 .D84 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 326 p. ;
      Number of Pages326
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3488214M
      ISBN 100195032217
      LC Control Number82007866

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