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Published by Ace Books in New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementRobin Leigh Smith.
SeriesAce, Ace fiction, An Ace original
ContributionsCopyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 2936 vol. 11
The Physical Object
Pagination442 p. ;
Number of Pages442
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23876923M
ISBN 100441652190
ISBN 109780441652198
LC Control Number2009484287

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