Probation as an alternative to custody a case study by Peter Raynor

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Published by Avebury in Aldershot, Hants, England, Brookfield, Vt., USA .

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Bibliography: p. 193-202.

Book details

StatementPeter Raynor.
LC ClassificationsHV9345.A5 R39 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 202 p. ;
Number of Pages202
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2405587M
ISBN 100566055880
LC Control Number87036555

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