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The Popular western

The Popular western

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Published by Bowling Green University Popular Press in Bowling Green, Ohio .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.),
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Western stories -- History and criticism.,
    • American fiction -- West (U.S.) -- History and criticism.,
    • Popular literature -- United States -- History and criticism.,
    • Frontier and pioneer life in literature.,
    • West (U.S.) -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesJournal of popular culture.
      Statementedited by Richard W. Etulain and Michael T. Marsden.
      ContributionsEtulain, Richard W., Marsden, Michael T.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS374.W4 P6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination111 p. :
      Number of Pages111
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4940665M
      LC Control Number76368035

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