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The black cloister

Melanie B. Dobson

The black cloister

a novel

by Melanie B. Dobson

  • 38 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Kregel Publications in Grand Rapids, MI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women college students -- Fiction,
  • Americans -- Germany -- Fiction,
  • Family secrets -- Fiction,
  • Cults -- Fiction,
  • Mothers and daughters -- Fiction,
  • Sisters -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Melanie Dobson.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3604.O25 B57 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16505263M
    ISBN 109780825424434
    LC Control Number2008006534
    OCLC/WorldCa192134420

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