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Published by Multnomah Books in Colorado Springs, Colo .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Texas -- History -- Revolution, 1835-1836 -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementAl and JoAnna Lacy.
GenreFiction.
SeriesThe Kane legacy -- bk. 1
ContributionsLacy, JoAnna.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3562.A256 L56 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18002218M
ISBN 109781590529249
LC Control Number2007022873

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