2 edition of Crimes of violence found in the catalog.
Crimes of violence
Donald J. Mulvihill
by National Commission on the Causes and Prevention of Violence in Washington
Written in English
|Statement||prepared by Donald J. Mulvihill and Melvin M. Tumin, with Lynn A. Curtis. Vol.13.|
|Contributions||Tumin, Melvin M. 1919-, Curtis, Lynn A., United States. National Commission on the Causes and Prevention of Violence.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||411|
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