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S, portrait of a spy

Ian Adams

S, portrait of a spy

RCMP intelligence : the inside story : a novel

by Ian Adams

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Published by Gage Pub. in [Agincourt, Ont.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesPortrait of a spy.
Statementby Ian Adams.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS8551D35 S2
The Physical Object
Pagination176 p.
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21879993M
ISBN 10077159354


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