Crime, law, and the scholars a history of scholarship in American criminal law by Gerhard Otto Walter Mueller

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Statement[by] Gerhard O. W. Mueller.
LC ClassificationsKF9219 .M8
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Paginationxvi, 302 p.
Number of Pages302
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