Spy Story (Word for Word Audio Books)

by Len Deighton

Publisher: Chivers Word for Word Audio Books

Written in English
Cover of: Spy Story (Word for Word Audio Books) | Len Deighton
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  • Espionage & spy thriller,
  • Espionage/Intrigue,
  • Unabridged Audio - Fiction/Suspense & Thriller

Edition Notes

ContributionsPaul Daneman (Narrator)
The Physical Object
FormatAudio Cassette
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7954722M
ISBN 100745128270
ISBN 109780745128276

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