Black heart on the Appalachian trail by T. J. Forrester

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Hikers,
  • Appalachian Trail,
  • Crimes against,
  • Fiction

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Book details

StatementT. J. Forrester
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3606.O74865 B53 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25150471M
ISBN 109781439175613
LC Control Number2011048689

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