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The roaring eighties and other good times

Norman Snider

The roaring eighties and other good times

by Norman Snider

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Published by Exile Editions in Holstein .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementNorman Snider.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN4913.S68 A25 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination289 p. ;
Number of Pages289
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16847532M
ISBN 109781550960938
LC Control Number2008378848

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