COMMON GROUND: Reading and Writing about America's Cultures.
Edition: Trade paperback.
New York: St Martin's, (1994). SIGNED - A multicultural reader designed for use in college classrooms, which reflects ethnic, racial, regional, and economic diversity in the United States. Includes 59 essays arranged both rhetorically and thematically, with each chapter focusing on both a rhetorical pattern and a cultural theme. Contributors include Audre Lord, Ishmael Reed, Joan Didion, Michael Nava, David Mura, Amy Tan, Mary Crow Dog and many more. SIGNED by Gary Soto at his selection "The Savings Book." Illustrations at the beginning of each chapter. Index.xxv, 485 pp. ISBN: 0312075863.
Condition: Very good overall in illustrated wrappers (marginal notes and underlining on a few pages in just one introductory section.)