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The best American crime reporting 2007

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Published by Harper/Perennial in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime -- United States -- Case studies.,
  • Criminals -- United States -- Case studies.,
  • Crime and the press -- United States.,
  • Criminal_Law_and_Procedure

  • Edition Notes

    Statementguest editor, Linda Fairstein ; series editors, Otto Penzler and Thomas H. Cook.
    GenreCase studies.
    ContributionsFairstein, Linda A., Penzler, Otto., Cook, Thomas H.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6785 .B48 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 359 p. ;
    Number of Pages359
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19336867M
    ISBN 100060815531
    ISBN 109780060815530


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