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Victims of Crime and Punishment Interviews with Victims, Convicts, Their Families, and Support Groups by Shirley Dicks

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Written in English

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Number of Pages176
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Open LibraryOL7546613M
ISBN 100595149081
ISBN 109780595149087

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