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Alabama poets

Alabama poets

a contemporary anthology


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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Livingston University Press in Livingston, Ala .
Written in English

  • Alabama,
  • Alabama.
    • Subjects:
    • American poetry -- 20th century.,
    • American poetry -- Alabama.,
    • Alabama -- Poetry.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 173-180.

      Statementedited by Ralph Hammond.
      ContributionsHammond, Ralph, 1916-
      LC ClassificationsPS586 .A43 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination180 p. ;
      Number of Pages180
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1891373M
      ISBN 100942979060
      LC Control Number90060311

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