War and Crime: a research memorandum

  • 24 Pages
  • 3.21 MB
  • English
Social Science Research Council , New York, N.Y
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Statementby Thorsten Sellin ... Prepared for the Committee on Research on Social Aspects of the War ...
ContributionsSocial Science Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Social Adjustment. Subcommittee on Social Aspects of the War.
LC ClassificationsHV6189 .S4
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p. l., iii, 24 numb. l.,
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6450128M
LC Control Number43004657

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