3 edition of Writing to create ourselves found in the catalog.
Writing to create ourselves
Terry D. Allen
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||by T.D. Allen ; foreword by John F. Povey.|
|LC Classifications||PE1405.U6 A44 1982|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 253 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||253|
|LC Control Number||82001878|
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