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Act of darkness

Simon Shaw

Act of darkness

by Simon Shaw

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Published by HarperCollins in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published: London : Collins Crime, 1997.

StatementSimon Shaw.
The Physical Object
Pagination224p. ;
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18096380M
ISBN 100006498302
OCLC/WorldCa39746863

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