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The captain and the enemy

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Published by Penguin Books in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Places:
  • London (England),
  • Central America
    • Subjects:
    • Kidnapping -- Fiction,
    • Boys -- Fiction,
    • London (England) -- Fiction,
    • Central America -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGraham Greene.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6013.R44 C28 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination188 p. ;
      Number of Pages188
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2185760M
      ISBN 100140124187
      LC Control Number89003740
      OCLC/WorldCa19352494


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