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Bodies politic a novel by Michiel Heyns

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Published by Jonathan Ball in Johannesburg .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementMichiel Heyns.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9369.4.H49 B63 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination312 p. ;
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23699274M
ISBN 101868422984
ISBN 109781868422982
LC Control Number2009351961

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