Facts on crimes and criminals. by Walter Albin Lunden

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Published by Art Press in Ames, Iowa .

Written in English

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  • Criminal statistics,
  • Crime and criminals

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LC ClassificationsHV6208 .L79
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Paginationiii, 294 p.
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5844314M
LC Control Number62001421

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