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Back Issues of WAL

Back issues of Western American Literature are available from fall 1997 (32.3) to the present (with some exceptions of issues out of print—see below). They may be ordered from the University of Nebraska Press in any of the following ways:

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The following issues are out of print
vol. 33, no. 3
vol. 34, no. 2
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