River with no bridge by Karen Wills

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Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Life change events,
  • Frontier and pioneer life,
  • Fiction

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Book details

StatementKaren Wills
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3623.I577435 R58 2017
The Physical Object
Pagination305 pages
Number of Pages305
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26927931M
ISBN 101432834010
ISBN 109781432834012
LC Control Number2016057799
OCLC/WorldCa952982438

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