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The Windows of Brimnes

Bill Holm

The Windows of Brimnes

An American in Iceland

by Bill Holm

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Milkweed Editions in Minneapolis, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Americans -- Iceland,
  • Iceland -- Description and travel,
  • United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBill Holm.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3558.O3558 W56 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17962050M
    ISBN 109781571313027
    LC Control Number2007022209

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