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King con

Stephen J. Cannell

King con

by Stephen J. Cannell

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Published by Penguin in London .
Written in


Edition Notes

Originally published: London: Michael Joseph, 1997.

StatementStephen J. Cannell.
The Physical Object
Pagination407p. ;
Number of Pages407
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18135696M
ISBN 100140270922

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