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Violent city

Hawkins, John

Violent city

by Hawkins, John

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Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[by] John and Ward Hawkins.
SeriesRed badge detective
ContributionsHawkins, Ward, 1912- joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.H31413 Vi, PS3515.A8924 Vi
The Physical Object
Pagination182 p.
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6226294M
LC Control Number57012694
OCLC/WorldCa1807773

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  Violent Crimes Lyrics: Fallin', dreamin', talkin' in your sleep / I know you want to cry all night, all night / Plottin', schemin', findin' / Reason to defend all of . The strictness of gun laws seems to play a role in violent crime rates, as the states with well over their share of cities in the top (Table 1), like Florida, Michigan, Georgia, and Alabama, all have rather lax gun laws. However, there are exceptions: New Jersey, home to five cities in the top , and Illinois, home to three (including #

  America the Beautiful and Violent will help you understand how African American youth can not only survive, but thrive. Lois Takahashi, University of Southern California Most discussions of violence focus on its horrors and have the tendency to portray perpetrators in a stereotypical manner.   Near the peak in , the violent crime rate in New York City was close to 2, per , people. The book claims that the essential change of .


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