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Published by Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin"s Minotaur in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Rome

Subjects:

  • Metellus, Decius Caecilius (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
  • Private investigators -- Rome -- Fiction,
  • Rome -- History -- Republic, 265-30 B.C. -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

Originally published: New York : Avon, c1992.

StatementJohn Maddox Roberts.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3568.O23874 S23 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination245 p. :
Number of Pages245
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL38458M
ISBN 100312246978
LC Control Number99026640

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