Fire from the wine dark sea by Somtow Sucharitkul

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Published by Starblaze Editions in Norfolk .

Written in English

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  • Science fiction, American.

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StatementSomtow Sucharitkul ; illustrator, Lindahn/Artifact.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3569.U23 F5 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination301 p. :
Number of Pages301
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3492952M
ISBN 100898652529
LC Control Number82012827
OCLC/WorldCa8629200

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