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Learning to Kill

Stories

by Ed McBain

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Published by Harvest Books .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages492
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7365720M
ISBN 100156031477
ISBN 109780156031479
OCLC/WorldCa150357219


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