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The function of contemporary travel narratives in the French, Anglo and Latin Americas

Jean-François Côté

The function of contemporary travel narratives in the French, Anglo and Latin Americas

mixing and expanding cultural identity

by Jean-François Côté

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Published by Edwin Mellen Press in Lewiston, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • In literature,
  • Group identity,
  • Travelers" writings,
  • Travel in literature,
  • History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Jean-Francois Cote with a foreword by Roland Walter
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN56.T7 F86 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24842469M
    ISBN 100773415459
    ISBN 109780773415454
    LC Control Number2011014864

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