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    • Hardcover
    • 482 pages
    • B018CH9ZQC
    • American Heiress: The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of Patty Hearst
    • Jeffrey Toobin
    • English
    • 2017-11-06T21:31+03:00