In the shadow of the Amates by Anne James ValadeМЃs

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Published by Ash Tree Press in Fresno, Calif .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Mexico

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  • Mexico -- Fiction.

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StatementAnne James Valadés.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3572.A384 I5 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination276 p. ;
Number of Pages276
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL54104M
ISBN 100965149897
LC Control Number99063927
OCLC/WorldCa42813063

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