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Major Pettigrew's last stand: a novel

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9780812981223
9781410427526
9781400068937
9781588369659
9780307712875
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2011
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Interracial friendship -- Fiction
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Love stories
Pakistanis -- England -- Fiction
Retirees -- Fiction
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title_displayMajor Pettigrew's last stand : a novel
title_fullMajor Pettigrew's Last Stand A Novel
Major Pettigrew's last stand : a novel / Helen Simonson
title_shortMajor Pettigrew's last stand
title_suba novel
topic_facetCountry life
Fiction
Interracial friendship
Literature
Pakistanis
Retirees
Romance
Widowers
Widows