Sex as crime
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Published by Willan in Cullompton, Portland, Or .
Written in English


  • Sex crimes -- Great Britain

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Gayle Letherby ... [et al.].
ContributionsLetherby, Gayle.
LC ClassificationsHV6593.G7 S48 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 389 p. ;
Number of Pages389
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22659535M
ISBN 101843922681, 1843922673
ISBN 109781843922681, 9781843922674
LC Control Number2008276909

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