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The angel makers

Jessica Gregson

The angel makers

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Published by Soho Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918,
  • Women,
  • Self-realization in women,
  • Women murderers,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJessica Gregson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6107.R44493 A84 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24885938M
    ISBN 109781569479797
    LC Control Number2011024928


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