"You Factory Folks who Sing this Rhyme Will Surely Understand": Culture, Ideology, and Action in the Gastonia Novels of Myra Page, Grace Lumpkin, and Olive Dargan
First published in 2007. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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