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The executioners

John Creasey

The executioners

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • West, Roger (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
    • Police -- Great Britain -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJohn Creasey.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.C86153 Ex, PR6005.R517 Ex
      The Physical Object
      Pagination217 p. ;
      Number of Pages217
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5536811M
      LC Control Number67013653
      OCLC/WorldCa1400728

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