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The Wolf Tree by John Claude Bemis

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English


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Ray Cobb and the rest of the Ramblers must cross into the Gloaming and destroy the Gog"s machine, which has started to spread a darkness over the land.

Edition Notes

StatementJohn Claude Bemis.
SeriesClockwork dark -- bk. 2
LC ClassificationsPZ7.B4237 Wol 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23553913M
LC Control Number2009018950

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