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Great Robberies

Richard Worth

Great Robberies

Crime, Justice, and Punishment

by Richard Worth

  • 169 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Chelsea House Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime & criminology,
  • History,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Misc. Nonfiction,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Juvenile literature,
  • General,
  • Bank robberies,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Historical,
  • Law & Crime,
  • Art thefts,
  • Robbery

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages107
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8158736M
    ISBN 100791042650
    ISBN 109780791042656
    OCLC/WorldCa44587904


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