TITLE

Georgia Center for the Book

PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
Georgia Library Quarterly;Spring2005, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the award to be received by Georgian novelist Tina McElroy Ansa. Recognition of the attributes of Ansa; Novels written by Ansa; Personal background of Ansa.
ACCESSION #
17112365

 

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