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Acid test

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Published by Ballantine Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRoss LaManna.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3562.A149 A65 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 365 p. :
Number of Pages365
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6790671M
ISBN 100345439929
LC Control Number00052941
OCLC/WorldCa45375570


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