Writing the 9/11 Decade: Reportage and the Evolution of the Novel. / Lee-Potter, Charlotte.

New York and London : Bloomsbury Academic, 2017. 252 p.

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Writing the 9/11 Decade: Reportage and the Evolution of the Novel. / Lee-Potter, Charlotte.

New York and London : Bloomsbury Academic, 2017. 252 p.

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Lee-Potter C. Writing the 9/11 Decade: Reportage and the Evolution of the Novel. New York and London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2017. 252 p.

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Lee-Potter, Charlotte. / Writing the 9/11 Decade: Reportage and the Evolution of the Novel. New York and London : Bloomsbury Academic, 2017. 252 p.

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