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The wars of peace

[a novel]

by Anne Florence Wilson

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Published by Little, Brown, and company in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby A. F. Wilson; illustrated by H. C. Ireland
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.M6892 W
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p. l., 392 p.
Number of Pages392
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24179129M
LC Control Number03011814
OCLC/WorldCa20204186

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