Helpless a novel by Barbara Gowdy

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Published by Metropolitan Books in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Young women -- Fiction,
  • Abduction -- Fiction

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementBarbara Gowdy.
GenreFiction.
The Physical Object
Pagination304 p. cm.
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20946176M
ISBN 100805082883
ISBN 109780805082883
LC Control Number2006047348
OCLC/WorldCa71173882

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