Vlad the Impaler
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Vlad the Impaler the man who was Dracula by Sidney Jacobson

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Published by Hudson Street Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Vlad -- III, -- Prince of Wallachia, -- 1430 or 31-1476 or 7 -- Comic books, strips, etc

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Edition Notes

StatementSid Jacobson and Ernie Colón.
GenreComic books, strips, etc
ContributionsColón, Ernie.
LC ClassificationsPN6727.J35 V56 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23631700M
ISBN 109781594630583
LC Control Number2009028610

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