Safe houses

by Lynne Alexander

Publisher: Dell Pub. Co. in New York

Written in English
Cover of: Safe houses | Lynne Alexander
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Subjects:

  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945),
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Fiction

Edition Notes

StatementLynne Alexander
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3551.L3573 S2 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination363 pages ;
Number of Pages363
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26340509M
ISBN 100440176409
ISBN 109780440176404
OCLC/WorldCa15993904

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