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Published by W. Morrow in New York .
Written in English

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  • San Joaquin Valley (Calif.)

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  • Italian Americans -- Fiction.,
  • San Joaquin Valley (Calif.) -- Fiction.

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Edition Notes

StatementSteven Varni.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3572.A7335 I55 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination269 p. ;
Number of Pages269
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL41407M
ISBN 100688169066
LC Control Number99033243

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