First Published in 1988. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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—William M. Chase,
Stanford University, from the Introduction
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Contents: Literary Techniques. It Was a Day the Brave Men Cried. Left Behind. The Suspect. A Job Where 'Nobody Complains.' Farmers Harvest Fruit of Bountiful Summer. A Fire on the Mountain. Roots of Violence. The Illegal Odyssey of Don Bernabe Garay. Review and Emphasis.
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