Murder in Canada a report on capital and non-capital murder statistics, 1961-1970 by Barbara Schloss

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Published by University of Toronto, Centre of Criminology in [Toronto] .

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Statement[by] Barbara Schloss and N. A. Giesbrecht.
SeriesResearch reports
ContributionsGiesbrecht, Norman.
LC ClassificationsHV 6535 C2 S35 1972
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p.
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19910939M
ISBN 100919584047

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