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Science of desire by Erin Murphy

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Published by Word Press in Cincinnati, OH .
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StatementErin Murphy.
LC ClassificationsPS3613.U729 S38 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination85 p. ;
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3313657M
ISBN 101932339515
LC Control Number2004101972

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