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American detective

Loren D. Estleman

American detective

an Amos Walker novel

by Loren D. Estleman

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Published by Thorndike Press in Waterville, Me .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Walker, Amos (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
  • Private investigators -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Fiction,
  • Baseball players -- Crimes against -- Fiction,
  • Fathers and daughters -- Fiction,
  • Large type books,
  • Detroit (Mich.) -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Loren D. Estleman.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3555.S84 A44 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17900638M
    ISBN 100786296836
    ISBN 109780786296835
    LC Control Number2007015520


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