Treatment of crime
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Published by Oxford university press, Humphrey Milford in London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.


  • Criminal procedure -- Great Britain.,
  • Crime and criminals -- Great Britain.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Sir Alexander Maxwell ... Sidney Ball lecture, November 16, 1937.
SeriesBarnett house papers,, no. 21
LC ClassificationsHV9646 .M3
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p.
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL181211M
LC Control Numbera 39001145

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