The Vanishing Point

by M. R. D. Meek

Publisher: Severn House Publishers

Written in English
Cover of: The Vanishing Point | M. R. D. Meek
Published: Pages: 256 Downloads: 513
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Subjects:

  • Crime & mystery,
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Fiction,
  • Mystery & Detective - General,
  • England,
  • Fiction / Mystery & Detective / General,
  • Fiction / Mystery/ Detective,
  • Kemp, Lennox (Fictitious character),
  • Lawyers,
  • Missing persons
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7867405M
ISBN 100727858408
ISBN 109780727858405

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