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Faceless Killers: Kurt Wallander Series, Book 1
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Blackstone Publishing 2006
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Street Date:
01/01/2006
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English
ISBN:
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APA Citation (style guide)

Henning Mankell. (2006). Faceless Killers: Kurt Wallander Series, Book 1. Unabridged Blackstone Publishing.

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Henning Mankell. 2006. Faceless Killers: Kurt Wallander Series, Book 1. Blackstone Publishing.

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Henning Mankell, Faceless Killers: Kurt Wallander Series, Book 1. Blackstone Publishing, 2006.

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Henning Mankell. Faceless Killers: Kurt Wallander Series, Book 1. Unabridged Blackstone Publishing, 2006.

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