Landfall

A Novel by Tony Gibbs

Publisher: William Morrow & Co

Written in English
Published: Pages: 251 Downloads: 116
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Subjects:

  • Mystery & Detective - General,
  • Fiction,
  • American Mystery & Suspense Fiction,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Verdean, Gillian (Fictitious character),
  • Verdean, Gillian (Fictitious c,
  • Barr, Jeremy (Fictitious character),
  • Barr, Jeremy (Fictitious chara,
  • Boats and boating,
  • Caribbean Area,
  • Chartering
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages251
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7726476M
ISBN 100688111025
ISBN 109780688111021

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