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Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Police -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Statement[compiled by] Arthur Niederhoffer, Abraham S. Blumberg.
ContributionsBlumberg, Abraham S.
LC ClassificationsHV8138 .N48 1976
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 416 p. ;
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5202166M
ISBN 100030142261
LC Control Number75026614

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