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Jewish American women writers

a bio-bibliographical and critical sourcebook

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

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    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- Jewish authors -- Bio-bibliography,
    • Jewish women -- United States -- Intellectual life -- Dictionaries,
    • Jewish authors -- United States -- Biography -- Dictionaries,
    • Jewish women -- United States -- Biography -- Dictionaries,
    • American literature -- Women authors -- Bio-bibliography,
    • Judaism and literature -- United States -- Dictionaries,
    • Women and literature -- United States -- Dictionaries,
    • American literature -- Jewish authors -- Dictionaries,
    • Women authors, American -- Biography -- Dictionaries,
    • American literature -- Women authors -- Dictionaries

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [521]-523) and index.

      StatementAnn R. Shapiro, editor-in-chief ; Sara R. Horowitz, advisory editor for fiction, Ellen Schiff, advisory editor for drama, Miriyam Glazer, advisory editor for poetry.
      ContributionsShapiro, Ann R., 1937-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS153.J4 J48 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 557 p. ;
      Number of Pages557
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1429324M
      ISBN 100313284377
      LC Control Number93040618

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ANN R. SHAPIRO is Professor of English at the State University of New York, College of Technology at Farmingdale. She is the author of Unlikely Heroines (Greenwood Press, ), and various articles and reviews on Jewish American women writers and nineteenth-century American women writers.

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