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Monkey off my back

Brown, Jack

Monkey off my back

an ex-convict and addict relates his discovery of personal freedom

by Brown, Jack

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Published by Zondervan Pub. House in Grand Rapids .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Brown, Jack, 1911-,
  • Prisoners -- Biography.,
  • Drug addicts -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Jack Brown, as told to Allen Groff.
    GenreBiography.
    ContributionsGroff, Allen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV9468 .B75
    The Physical Object
    Pagination150 p.
    Number of Pages150
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5704278M
    LC Control Number70146576

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