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The Glass Lady: A Novel

The Glass Lady: A Novel (Paperback)

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Fiction & PoetryScience FictionSpace opera Publisher: Taylor Trade Publishing Publication Date: 08/12/2014 ISBN-13: 9781589798458  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Douglas Savage is a critically acclaimed author of many books, including A Mouthful of Dust: A Portrait of a Writer in Search of His Own Red Badge of Courage, The Sons of Grady Rourke, Cedar City Rendezvous, Highpockets, Incident in Mona Passage, and The Court Martial of Robert E. Lee, a main selection of the History Book Club and an alternate selection of the Book of the Month Club.

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