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Off-season in the promised land

poems

by Peter Makuck

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Published by BOA Editions in Rochester, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Peter Makuck.
SeriesAmerican poets continuum series ;, v. 95
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3563.A396 O34 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination93 p. ;
Number of Pages93
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3402533M
ISBN 101929918712
LC Control Number2005017456

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