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Prisons And Reformatories At Home And Abroad Being The Transactions Of The International Penitentiary Congress Held In London, July 1872 by Edwin Pears

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


  • Penology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages816
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11931879M
ISBN 101432530615
ISBN 109781432530617

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