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Short stories in the classroom

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Published by National Council of Teachers of English in Urbana, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories, American -- Study and teaching.,
  • Short stories, American -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Carole L. Hamilton [and] Peter Kratzke.
    ContributionsHamilton, Carole L., 1951-, Kratzke, Peter, 1960-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS374.S5 S48 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 207 p. :
    Number of Pages207
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL35636M
    ISBN 100814103995
    LC Control Number99020716

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