captain of all these men of death by Alejandro Morales

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Published by Bilingual Press/Editorial Bilingüe in Tempe, Ariz .

Written in English

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  • Tuberculosis -- Patients -- Fiction.

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StatementAlejandro Morales.
LC ClassificationsPS3563.O759 C37 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 279 p. ;
Number of Pages279
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22567325M
ISBN 101931010404, 1931010366
ISBN 109781931010405, 9781931010368
LC Control Number2006049920

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