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The fiction of imperialism

reading between international relations and postcolonialism

by Phillip Darby

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Published by Cassell in London, Washington [D.C.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Politics and literature.,
    • Imperialism in literature.,
    • Postcolonialism in literature.,
    • Literature, Modern -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Postcolonialism.,
    • Developing countries -- Literatures -- History and criticism.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [236]-246) and index.

      StatementPhillip Darby.
      SeriesWriting past colonialism series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN51 .D285 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination250 p. ;
      Number of Pages250
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL681100M
      ISBN 100304701580, 0304701599
      LC Control Number97027690

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