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A talent for war

Jack McDevitt

A talent for war

by Jack McDevitt

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Published by Ace Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesIsaac Asimov"s science fiction magazine.
StatementJack McDevitt
ContributionsCopyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 1705 vol. 5
The Physical Object
Pagination310 p. ;
Number of Pages310
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24501736M
ISBN 100441795536
LC Control Number00515387
OCLC/WorldCa19413305

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