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Published by Beacon Press in Boston, USA .
Written in English


  • American fiction -- 20th century,
  • Faith -- Fiction,
  • Short stories, American

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by J.P. Maney and Tom Hazuka.
ContributionsManey, J. P. 1956-, Hazuka, Tom.
LC ClassificationsPS648.F24 C45 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 338 p. ;
Number of Pages338
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL666163M
ISBN 100807083348
LC Control Number97011824

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