Above the East China Sea a novel by Sarah Bird

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Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Orphans,
  • Daughters,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Fiction

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby Sarah Bird
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3552.I74 A425 2014
The Physical Object
Pagination317 pages
Number of Pages317
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27157965M
ISBN 100385350112
ISBN 109780385350112
LC Control Number2013024336
OCLC/WorldCa853435874

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