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Published by St. Martin"s Minotaur in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • University of Notre Dame -- Fiction,
  • Knight, Roger (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
  • College teachers -- Fiction,
  • Knight, Philip (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
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Edition Notes

StatementRalph McInerny.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3563.A31166 G738 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16857357M
ISBN 10031236458X
ISBN 109780312364588
LC Control Number2008020335

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