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Published by Times Books International in Singapore .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Singapore.

Subjects:

  • Murder -- Singapore.,
  • Smuggling -- Singapore.,
  • Gold ingots -- Singapore.,
  • Gold smuggling -- Singapore.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementAlex Josey.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV6535.S55 J67 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination139 p. :
Number of Pages139
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3934270M
ISBN 109971650592
LC Control Number81940883
OCLC/WorldCa9280614

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