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Faces of violence in America

Gordon A. Crews

Faces of violence in America

by Gordon A. Crews

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Published by Simon & Schuster in Needham Heights, MA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Violence -- United States.,
    • Violent crimes -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementGordon A. Crews, Reid H. Montgomery Jr., W. Ralph Garris.
      ContributionsMontgomery, Reid H., Garris, W. Ralph.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN90.V5 C74 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 135 p. ;
      Number of Pages135
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL549316M
      ISBN 100536592780
      LC Control Number96130264
      OCLC/WorldCa35450592

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