The thousand faces of night. by Jack Higgins

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Written in English

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ContributionsPatterson, Harry, 1929-
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Pagination150p. ;
Number of Pages150
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Open LibraryOL21724815M

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Her highly acclaimed work includes The Thousand Faces of Night which won the Commonwealth Writers Prize for Best First Book inthe short story collection The Art of Dying, the novels The Ghosts of Vasu Master, When Dreams Travel, In Times of Siege and Fugitive Histories, and a collection of essays.

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