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Oil strike

John Wingate

Oil strike

by John Wingate

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Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction in English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement(by) John Wingate.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(6),199p. :
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14987062M
    ISBN 10029777168X

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