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The devil"s wind

a novel

by Rayner, Richard

  • 85 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollins in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Organized crime -- Fiction,
  • Atomic bomb -- Testing -- Fiction,
  • Anti-communist movements -- Fiction,
  • Las Vegas (Nev.) -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard Rayner.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3568.A94 D48 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23273467M
    ISBN 100066212928
    LC Control Number2004047570

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