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Empire settings

a novel

by David Schmahmann

  • 187 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by White Pine Press in Buffalo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa
    • Subjects:
    • First loves -- Fiction.,
    • South Africa -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby David Schmahmann.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3619.C44 E46 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination327 p. ;
      Number of Pages327
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3957912M
      ISBN 101893996166
      LC Control Number2001091469

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