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4 edition of Street Crime (Ripped from the Headlines) found in the catalog.

Street Crime (Ripped from the Headlines)

by Peggy J. Parks

  • 327 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social Issues - General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Crime,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • United States,
  • Violent crimes,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12554404M
    ISBN 10160217007X
    ISBN 109781602170070
    OCLC/WorldCa148832052

    Shelves: non-fiction, biography, united-states, memoir, finance, true-crime, industry, crime, new-york The Wolf of Wall Street offers an eye-opening and at times harrowing glimpse at the cutthroat world of big business, and how one man found himself wrapped up in /5(K). North Charles Street Baltimore, Maryland, USA +1 () [email protected] © Project MUSE. Produced by Johns Hopkins University .

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