3 edition of Representational tactics in travel writing and translation found in the catalog.
Representational tactics in travel writing and translation
Paola Daniela Smecca
Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-198).
|Statement||Paola Daniela Smecca.|
|Series||Lingue e letterature Carocci -- 49|
|LC Classifications||DG864 .S64 2005|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||198 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||198|
|LC Control Number||2006380538|
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