Kennedy for the defense

by George V. Higgins

Publisher: Chivers Press, Publisher: Curley in [Bath Avon, England], South Yarmouth, Ma

Written in English
Published: Pages: 347 Downloads: 439
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Edition Notes

Reprint. Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1980.

StatementGeorge V. Higgins.
SeriesAtlantic large print
LC ClassificationsPS3558.I356 K4 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination347 p. ;
Number of Pages347
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3481998M
ISBN 100893404381
LC Control Number82001370

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