thoughtful assassin a novel by David Liss

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Published by Ballantine Books in New York .

Written in English

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Book details

StatementDavid Liss.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3562.I7814 T48 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3424016M
ISBN 10140006421X
LC Control Number2005046446

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