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Watchman by Ian Rankin

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Published by Little, Brown and Co. in New York .
Written in English


  • Belfast (Northern Ireland) -- Fiction

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Edition Notes

StatementIan Rankin.
LC ClassificationsPR6068.A57 W38 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17928071M
ISBN 10031600913X
ISBN 109780316009133
LC Control Number2007019761

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