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I wish this war were over

Diana O"Hehir

I wish this war were over

by Diana O"Hehir

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Published by Chatto & Windus in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, New York , Atheneum, 1984.

StatementDiana O"Hehir.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3565.H4
The Physical Object
Pagination278p. ;
Number of Pages278
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17404289M
ISBN 100701129530

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