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The funeral boat

Kate Ellis

The funeral boat

by Kate Ellis

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Piatkus in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Archaeologists,
  • Missing persons,
  • Wesley Peterson (Fictitious character),
  • Police,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKate Ellis
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6055.L495 F87 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination344 p. ;
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25070371M
    ISBN 109780749954666
    LC Control Number2011456538

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