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Crime & the American response.

Robert W. Peterson

Crime & the American response.

by Robert W. Peterson

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Published by Facts on File in New York .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Crime -- United States.,
  • Criminals -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited by Robert W. Peterson.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 237 p.
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22335755M

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