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A change of climate by Hilary Mantel

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Published by Henry Holt and Co. in New York .
Written in English



  • Africa


  • Missionaries -- Africa -- Fiction,
  • Good and evil -- Fiction

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Edition Notes

StatementHilary Mantel.
LC ClassificationsPR6063.A438 C44 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination321 p. ;
Number of Pages321
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1000900M
ISBN 100805052054
LC Control Number96039843

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