Facts about violent juvenile crime.
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Facts about violent juvenile crime.

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Published by National Council on Crime and Delinquency in San Francisco, CA (77 Maiden Ln., 4th fl., San Francisco 94108) .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Juvenile delinquency -- United States.,
  • Violent crimes -- United States.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsNational Council on Crime and Delinquency.
LC ClassificationsHV9104 .F33 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination20 p. ;
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2121202M
LC Control Number88179635

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