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Fever season by Barbara Hambly

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Published by Bantam Books in New York .
Written in English


  • Freedmen,
  • Music teachers,
  • Cholera,
  • African American men,
  • History,
  • Voodooism,
  • Fiction

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Edition Notes

StatementBarbara Hambly
LC ClassificationsPS3558.A4215 F43 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 395 p. ;
Number of Pages395
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24936290M
ISBN 100553575279
ISBN 109780553575279
LC Control Number97049319

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