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The Best American Crime Writing 2005 (Best American Crime Writing)

by James Ellroy

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Published by Harper Perennial .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages367
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7282317M
ISBN 100060815515
ISBN 109780060815516
OCLC/WorldCa61424343

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