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Thrilling triumphs of crime detection

George Barton

Thrilling triumphs of crime detection

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Published by David McKay company in Philadelphia .
Written in English

  • Crime and criminals.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCrime detection.
    Statementby George Barton...with a foreword by J. Edgar Hoover.
    LC ClassificationsHV7914 .B33
    The Physical Object
    Pagination320 p.
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6361311M
    LC Control Number37031920

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