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Shoulda been Jimi Savannah

Patricia Smith

Shoulda been Jimi Savannah

by Patricia Smith

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Published by Coffee House Press in Minneapolis, Minn .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPatricia Smith
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3569.M537839 S56 2012
The Physical Object
Pagination115 p. ;
Number of Pages115
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25403274M
ISBN 109781566892995
LC Control Number2011029282

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This book shines.” —Sapphire “Smith is a powerhouse poet. pgs/$16  Patricia Smith’s newest collection, Shoulda Been Jimi Savannah, evokes a sense of history and self-awareness combined.

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