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Published by Ecco in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Loss (Psychology) -- Fiction.,
  • Betrayal -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementDon Silver.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3619.I547 B33 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3420853M
ISBN 100060819286
LC Control Number2005040883

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