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Death in Breslau

Marek Krajewski

Death in Breslau

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Published by Quercus in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Police -- Poland -- Wroclaw -- Fiction.,
  • Wroclaw (Poland) -- History -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtranslated from the Polish by Danusia Stok
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsStok, Danusia.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPG7170.R26 S6513 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination247 p. ;
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16915553M
    ISBN 101847242529
    ISBN 109781847242525
    LC Control Number2008399822


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