TITLE

Land of Lincoln

AUTHOR(S)
Nye, Naomi Shihab
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Gulf Coast: A Journal of Literature & Fine Arts;Winter2007/Spring2008, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Poem
ABSTRACT
Presents the poem "Land of Lincoln," by Naomi Shihab Nye. First Line: And in this room; Last Line: That killed him.
ACCESSION #
28085730

 

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