9 edition of Given the crime found in the catalog.
|Statement||Margaret Barrett and Charles Dennis|
|Contributions||Dennis, Charles, 1946-|
|LC Classifications||PR9199.3.B37373 G58 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||309 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||309|
|LC Control Number||97024075|
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