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Dancing in the streets of Brooklyn

by April Lurie

  • 156 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Delacorte Press in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.),
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Interpersonal relations -- Fiction.,
    • Stepfathers -- Fiction.,
    • Norwegian Americans -- Fiction.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Fiction.,
    • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementApril Lurie.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.L97916 Dan 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination194 p. ;
      Number of Pages194
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3551418M
      ISBN 100385729421, 038590066X
      LC Control Number2002000170

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