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The Dionne years

Pierre Berton

The Dionne years

a Thirties melodrama

by Pierre Berton

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Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dionne quintuplets.,
  • Nineteen thirties.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Pierre Berton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT9998.D5 B4 1978
    The Physical Object
    Pagination232 p., [8] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4720303M
    ISBN 10039307529X
    LC Control Number78007306

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American singer, actress and TV show host, born 12 December in East Orange, New Jersey, USA. Sister of Dee Dee Warwick, cousin of Whitney Houston, niece of Cissy Houston. Changed her artist name from "Warrick" to "Warwick" because her name was misspelled on the labels of her hit record "Don't Make Me Over".

More. The Dionne Years A Thirties Melodrama (Book): Berton, Pierre. Charles-Eusèbe Dionne (20 July – 25 January ), also known as Charles Eusebe or C. E. Dionne, was a French Canadian naturalist and is considered the first professional French Canadian was a self-taught scientist and wrote several books on the natural history of Quebec, including the first field guide to the province's mammal Born: 20 JulySaint-Denis-de-la .Read by me, Dionne Tyler I am in no way associated with Neal Shusterman, just a huge, HUGE fan of his work.

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