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The eternal City

David Drake

The eternal City

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Published by Baen Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDavid Drake
ContributionsCopyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 1312 vol. 7
The Physical Object
Pagination290 p.
Number of Pages290
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24877622M
ISBN 100671698575
LC Control Number98818861

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