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When memory speaks exploring the art of autobiography by Jill K. Conway

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Published by Vintage Books in New York .
Written in English


  • Autobiography,
  • Autobiography -- Women authors,
  • Biography as a literary form

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJill Ker Conway.
The Physical Object
Pagination205 p. ;
Number of Pages205
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18310432M
ISBN 100679766456, 0679445935

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