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That the people might live loss and renewal in Native American elegy by Arnold Krupat

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Funeral customs and rites,
  • Indian authors,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Indian literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • American literature,
  • Loss (Psychology) in literature,
  • Death in literature,
  • Indian Folk literature,
  • Grief in literature,
  • American Elegiac poetry

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementArnold Krupat
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPM157 .K78 2013
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25340377M
ISBN 109780801451386
LC Control Number2012022193

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