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Jails and justice

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Published by Thomas in Springfield, Ill .
Written in English

  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Jails -- United States,
    • Corrections -- United States,
    • Prisoners -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 299-300.

      Statementedited by Paul F. Cromwell, Jr., in collaboration with Joseph H. Schryver. With a foreword by John H. Wood, Jr.
      ContributionsSchryver, Joseph H., joint comp.
      LC ClassificationsHV9471 .C76
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 320 p.
      Number of Pages320
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5042054M
      ISBN 100398031444, 0398031452
      LC Control Number74001337

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