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In the blue light of African dreams

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Published by Picador USA in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, North,
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • France. Armée. Légion étrangère -- Fiction.,
    • Air pilots -- Fiction.,
    • Americans -- Africa -- Fiction.,
    • Transatlantic flights -- Fiction.,
    • Africa, North -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Originally published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1990.

      StatementPaul Watkins.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3573.A844 I5 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination310 p. ;
      Number of Pages310
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL684217M
      ISBN 100312181132
      LC Control Number97031014
      OCLC/WorldCa37465489

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