Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Other titles||Contemporary American fiction since 1980|
|LC Classifications||PS379 .O35 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|ISBN 10||9781405167574, 9781405167550|
|LC Control Number||2009030168|
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