Across the river by William Orem

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Published by Texas Review Press in Huntsville, Tex .

Written in English

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Book details

StatementWilliam Orem.
GenreFiction
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3565.R388 A64 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23150065M
ISBN 101933896353
ISBN 109781933896359
LC Control Number2008055270
OCLC/WorldCa297529822

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