The problem of crime by Clayton J. Ettinger

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Published by R. Long & R.R. Smith in New York .

Written in English

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Statementby Clayton J. Ettinger.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 88/5666 (H)
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 538 p., [1] leaf of plates
Number of Pages538
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Open LibraryOL2176190M
LC Control Number88953629

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