TITLE

Lit Year in Review

PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Bookmarks (15460657);May/Jun2013, Issue 64, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Naguib Mahfouz and Alfred Uhry winners of the Nobel Prize in Literature and the Pulitzer Prize in 1988 respectively.
ACCESSION #
87114551

 

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