The South

Publisher: K.G. Saur in Munich, New York

Written in English
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  • Southern States
  • Subjects:

    • Crime -- Southern States -- History.,
    • Criminal justice, Administration of -- Southern States -- History.
    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited with an introduction by Eric H. Monkkonen.
      SeriesCrime & justice in American history ;, 7
      ContributionsMonkkonen, Eric H., 1942-
      LC ClassificationsHV6793.A13 S68 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. (505 p.) :
      Number of Pages505
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1860027M
      ISBN 10359841417X, 3598416814
      LC Control Number90013265

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