The Wordsmiths and the Warguild (Book)

J.C.; Cassada, Jackie
December 1987
Library Journal;12/1/1987, Vol. 112 Issue 20, p130
Book Review
Reviews the book 'The Wordsmiths and the Warguild,' by Hugh Cook.


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