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The Deserter Alford Saga #1 PDF/EPUB ô Deserter Paul Almond OC is Alford Saga Kindle ´ a Canadian former television and motion picture screenwriter director and producer and since has been a novelistFor the past decade he has devoted himself to writing The Alford Saga a series of novels based on his own pioneering family saga of which The Deserter is the first part.

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