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Windshift

Andrea De Carlo

Windshift

a novel

by Andrea De Carlo

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Rizzoli in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Real estate agents -- Italy -- Fiction.,
  • Umbria (Italy) -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Translated from the Italian.

    StatementAndrea De Carlo.
    GenreFiction.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination323 p. ;
    Number of Pages323
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21871014M
    ISBN 100847828816

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