Blindside by J. R. Carroll

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Published by Allen & Unwin in Crows Nest, NSW .

Written in English

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  • Ex-police officers -- Fiction.

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Book details

StatementJ.R. Carroll.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9619.3.C3814 B57 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination415 p. ;
Number of Pages415
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3458608M
ISBN 101741142067
LC Control Number2005391990
OCLC/WorldCa57381353

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