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The hatchet man

Mel Arrighi

The hatchet man

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Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementMel Arrighi.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.A775 Hat, PS3551.R7 Hat
The Physical Object
Pagination182 p. ;
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5191842M
ISBN 100151392323
LC Control Number75012584
OCLC/WorldCa1324546


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