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When mountains walked

by Kate Wheeler

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Peru
    • Subjects:
    • Americans -- Peru -- Fiction,
    • Medical personnel -- Fiction,
    • Married women -- Fiction,
    • Earthquakes -- Fiction,
    • Peru -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementKate Wheeler.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3573.H4326 W47 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination375 p. ;
      Number of Pages375
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL48945M
      ISBN 100395859913
      LC Control Number99051324

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