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On Canaan's Side: A Novel
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Penguin Publishing Group 2011
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Sebastian Barry. (2011). On Canaan's Side: A Novel. Penguin Publishing Group.

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Sebastian Barry. 2011. On Canaan's Side: A Novel. Penguin Publishing Group.

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Sebastian Barry, On Canaan's Side: A Novel. Penguin Publishing Group, 2011.

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