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Artificial heart by Peter Gizzi

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Published by Burning Deck in Providence, R.I .
Written in English


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StatementPeter Gizzi.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3557.I94 A89 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination93 p. ;
Number of Pages93
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL414946M
ISBN 101886224218
LC Control Number98117886
OCLC/WorldCa38435794

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