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David Guterson"s Snow falling on cedars

a reader"s guide

by Jennifer Anne Haytock

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Continuum in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Guterson, David.,
    • Japanese Americans in literature.,
    • Trials (Murder) in literature.,
    • Washington (State) -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 83-87).

      Other titlesSnow falling on cedars, Guterson"s Snow falling on cedars
      StatementJennifer Haytock.
      SeriesContinuum contemporaries
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3557.U846 S6534 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination87 p. ;
      Number of Pages87
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3551720M
      ISBN 10082645321X
      LC Control Number2002000886


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