The country ahead of us, the country behind stories by David Guterson

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Published by Vintage Books in New York .

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Statementby David Guterson
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3557.U846 C48 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination164 p.
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24953586M
ISBN 100679767185
ISBN 109780679767183
LC Control Number95034665
OCLC/WorldCa229209496

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