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Off the books : on literature and culture

Author: J Peder Zane
Publisher: Columbia, South Carolina : University of South Carolina Press, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Head Off the Books in this collection of newspaper columns, where J. Peder Zane uses classic and contemporary literature to explore American culture and politics. The book review editor for the Raleigh, North Carolina News & Observer from 1996 to 2009, Zane demonstrates that good books are essential for understanding ourselves and the world around us. The one hundred and thirty columns gathered in Off the Books  Read more...
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J Peder Zane
ISBN: 9781611175080 1611175089
OCLC Number: 893455799
Description: xviii, 326 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: J. Peder Zane.
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In this collection of newspaper columns, J. Peder Zane uses classic and contemporary literature to explore American culture and politics. The book review editor for the Raleigh, North Carolina News &  Read more...

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