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Policing the elephant

crime, punishment, and social behavior on the Overland Trail
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Huntington Library , San Marino, Calif
Criminal justice, Administration of -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century, Crime -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century, Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.), Overland journeys to the Pa

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Statementby John Phillip Reid.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV9955.W4 R45 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination316 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL992225M
ISBN 100873281594
LC Control Number96030677

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