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A part for a policeman

John Creasey

A part for a policeman

a new story of "Roger West of the Yard".

by John Creasey

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Hodder & Stoughton in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • West, Roger (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
    • Police -- Great Britain -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesKing crime
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.C86153 Pat3, PR6005.R517 Pat3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination192 p.
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5010609M
      ISBN 100340106212
      LC Control Number76543674
      OCLC/WorldCa127999

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