6 edition of History from Crime found in the catalog.
History from Crime
May 1, 1994
by The Johns Hopkins University Press
Written in English
|Contributions||Edward Muir (Editor), Guido Ruggiero (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||256|
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