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Author: Jeff VanderMeer
Publisher: Vintage
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Author: Peter Gordon
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9781402768651
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Author: Elmer John Tangerman
Publisher: Courier Corporation
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Publisher: Allen & Unwin
ISBN: 1741762863
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Author: Anna Lyndsey
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1408858282
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Category : Biography & Autobiography
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