Justice: the crisis of law, order and freedom in America. by Harris, Richard

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LC ClassificationsKF5107 .H3 1970
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Pagination268 p.
Number of Pages268
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Open LibraryOL4061321M
ISBN 100370013441
LC Control Number79569588

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