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Carl Hiaasen has 1 media appearance.

A conversation about "Naked Came the Manatee"
Charlie Rose, Tuesday, January 28, 1997
Carl Hiaasen; Dave Barry; Elmore Leonard

Contributors Dave Barry, Carl Hiaasen and Elmore Leonard talk about their humorous crime novel, (timspalding)

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