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Taking risks

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Published by Rising Tide Press in Tucson, AZ .
Written in English

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StatementJudith McDaniel.
LC ClassificationsPS3563.C3538 T35 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination67 p. :
Number of Pages67
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3961160M
ISBN 101883061385
LC Control Number2001132071

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