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The legend of the bells and other tales

stories of the human spirit

by Shea, John

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Published by ACTA Publications in Chicago, IL .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJohn Shea.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 2003/05416 (B)
The Physical Object
Pagination181 p. ;
Number of Pages181
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1022887M
ISBN 100879461470
LC Control Number96085729
OCLC/WorldCa36072009

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