by David Drake

Publisher: Ace Books in New York

Written in English
Cover of: Fireships | David Drake
Published: Pages: 326 Downloads: 700
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StatementDavid Drake.
LC ClassificationsPS3554.R196 F57 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination326 p. ;
Number of Pages326
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL801718M
ISBN 10044100329X
LC Control Number95038109

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