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Perspectives on Organizing Crime

Essays in Opposition

by A. Block

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime & criminology,
  • Organized Crime,
  • History,
  • Social Science,
  • True Crime / Espionage,
  • History: American,
  • Sociology,
  • United States,
  • Criminology,
  • Environmental Science,
  • General,
  • Science : Environmental Science,
  • Social Science / Criminology,
  • Social Science : Criminology,
  • True Crime / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7806478M
    ISBN 100792310330
    ISBN 109780792310334


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