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Band of angels

Robert Penn Warren

Band of angels

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Racially mixed people -- Fiction,
  • Plantation life -- Fiction,
  • Women slaves -- Fiction,
  • New Orleans (La.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Fiction,
  • Kentucky -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert Penn Warren.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination314 p. ;
    Number of Pages314
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14432880M
    OCLC/WorldCa2969680

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