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American desert a novel by Percival L. Everett

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Published by Hyperion in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

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  • Suicidal behavior -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementPercival Everett.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3555.V34 M9 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination291 p. ;
Number of Pages291
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3689306M
ISBN 100786869178
LC Control Number2003056757

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