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Violence in the U.S.

Thomas F. Parker

Violence in the U.S.

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Published by Facts on File in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Violence -- United States.,
    • Riots -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      Statementedited by Thomas F. Parker.
      ContributionsFacts on File, Inc.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN90.V5 P37
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5071666M
      ISBN 100871962292, 0871962306
      LC Control Number74081146

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