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Behind shocking crime headlines

Sidney Kobre

Behind shocking crime headlines

searching probe into juvenile, adult crime and prisons.

by Sidney Kobre

  • 347 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Florida State University in [Tallahassee] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Crime and criminals -- United States.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6789 .K6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination274 p.
      Number of Pages274
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6241128M
      LC Control Number57063437
      OCLC/WorldCa1689516


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