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Push not the river

  • 416 Pages
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Thomas Dunne Books , New York
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Fiction., Young women -- Fiction., Poland -- History -- 18th century -- Fic

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StatementJames Conroyd Martin.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3613.A779 P87 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 416 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3687736M
ISBN 100312311508
LC Control Number2003053158
OCLC/WorldCa52335027

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The Polish translation, NIE PONAGLAJ RZEKI, became a bestseller in Poland. The sequel to Push Not the River, AGAINST A CRIMSON SKY (POD PURPUROWYM NIEBEM) is. Push Not the River by J.

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