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The wound and the witness the rhetoric of torture by Jennifer R. Ballengee

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany .
Written in English


  • Classical literature -- History and criticism,
  • Torture in literature

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJennifer R. Ballengee.
LC ClassificationsPA3015.T67 B35 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16958437M
ISBN 109781438424910
LC Control Number2008027671

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