3 edition of Homicide in Chicago found in the catalog.
Homicide in Chicago
Carolyn R. Block
by Center for Urban Policy, Loyola University of Chicago in Chicago, IL
Written in English
Bibliography: p. 204-225.
|Statement||by Carolyn Rebecca Block.|
|Series||Urban insights series ;, no. 14|
|LC Classifications||HV6534.C4 B576 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 225 p. :|
|Number of Pages||225|
|LC Control Number||85047927|
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