American ghost by Jeffery McKelroy

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Published by Wheatmark in Tucson, Ariz .

Written in English

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  • Ghosts -- United States,
  • Haunted places -- United States,
  • Haunted houses -- United States

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Book details

StatementJeffery McKelroy.
LC ClassificationsBF1472.U6 M415 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination129 p. :
Number of Pages129
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23934011M
ISBN 109781587367373
LC Control Number2006937378

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