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The best American short stories, 2000

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories, American,
  • Short stories, Canadian,
  • American fiction -- 21st century,
  • Canadian fiction -- 21st century

  • Edition Notes

    Statementselected from U.S. and Canadian magazines [edited] by E.L. Doctorow with Katrina Kenison ; with an introduction by E.L. Doctorow.
    SeriesThe Best American series
    ContributionsDoctorow, E. L., 1931-, Kenison, Katrina.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 381 p. ;
    Number of Pages381
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23041927M
    ISBN 100395926874, 0395926866

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