Clarence Darrow

attorney for the damned by John A. Farrell

Publisher: Doubleday in New York

Written in English
Cover of: Clarence Darrow | John A. Farrell
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StatementJohn A. Farrell
LC ClassificationsKF373.D35 F37 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 561, [16] p. :
Number of Pages588
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24881649M
ISBN 109780385522588
LC Control Number2010046273

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