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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Police -- United States.,
  • Crime -- United States.,
  • Police.,
  • Criminal investigation.

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Edition Notes

Statementeditor, Thorsten Sellin ; [with a new pref. by Richard H. Ward]
SeriesFoundations of criminal justice, Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science ;, v. 146.
ContributionsSellin, Johan Thorsten, 1896- ed.
LC ClassificationsHV8138 .A6 1975a
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 274 p. :
Number of Pages274
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5295218M
ISBN 100404091458
LC Control Number72038657

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