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Caspian rain by Gina Barkhordar Nahai

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Published by MacAdam/Cage Pub. in San Francisco .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Jewish girls -- Fiction,
  • Jews -- Iran -- Fiction,
  • Deafness -- Fiction,
  • Tehran (Iran) -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementGina B. Nahai.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3552.A6713 C37 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17892533M
ISBN 109781596922518
LC Control Number2007015663

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