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Rising Up and Rising Down

by William T. Vollmann

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Published by McSweeney"s Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Violence in Society,
  • Sociology,
  • History: World

  • Edition Notes

    7 Volume Set

    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages3352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8808837M
    ISBN 101932416021
    ISBN 109781932416022

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