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Death among strangers

Deidre S. Laiken

Death among strangers

a novel

by Deidre S. Laiken

  • 89 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Landmark Books in Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Large type books

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDeidre S. Laiken.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3562.A335 D4 1989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination319 p. (large print) ;
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2032393M
    ISBN 10155736110X
    LC Control Number88008072
    OCLC/WorldCa18781595

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