Serial Murders (Crime and Detection)

by Brian Innes

Publisher: Mason Crest Publishers

Written in English
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  • Law & Crime,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Misc. Nonfiction,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Murder,
  • Serial murderers,
  • Serial murders,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12)

Edition Notes

ContributionsCharlie Fuller (Introduction)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12370616M
ISBN 10159084372X
ISBN 109781590843727

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