Black heart on the Appalachian trail

by T. J. Forrester

Publisher: Simon and Schuster in New York

Written in English
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  • Hikers,
  • Appalachian Trail,
  • Crimes against,
  • Fiction

Edition Notes

StatementT. J. Forrester
LC ClassificationsPS3606.O74865 B53 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25150470M
ISBN 109781439175613
LC Control Number2011048689

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