4 edition of ethnic detective found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -254).
|Series||Arbeiten zur Amerikanistik ;, Bd. 10|
|LC Classifications||PS374.D4 F74 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||254 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||254|
|LC Control Number||93159770|
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