Elmer Kelton

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Published by Boise State University in Boise, Idaho .

Written in English

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  • Kelton, Elmer -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Authors, American -- Texas -- 20th century.,
  • West (U.S.) -- In literature.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 51-53.

Book details

Statementby Lawrence Clayton ; editors, Wayne Chatterton, James H. Maguire ; cover design and illustration by Arny Skov.
SeriesBoise State University western writers series -- c no. 73., Boise State University western writers series -- no. 73.
ContributionsChatterton, Wayne., Maguire, James H.
The Physical Object
Pagination53 p. ;
Number of Pages53
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17917056M
ISBN 100884300471
LC Control Number86079652

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