Queenmaker

by India Edghill

Publisher: Xlibris Corp

Written in English
Cover of: Queenmaker | India Edghill
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Subjects:

  • Historical - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Historical,
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Historical,
  • (Biblical figure),
  • Bathsheba,
  • David,,
  • King of Israel,
  • Solomon,,
  • Women in the Bible
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7911868M
ISBN 100738807338
ISBN 109780738807331
OCLC/WorldCa44106867

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