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Empire of crime

Timothy Newark

Empire of crime

organised crime in the British Empire

by Timothy Newark

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Published by Mainstream Pub. in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Organized crime,
  • Colonies,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 262-265) and index.

    StatementTim Newark
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6453.G7 N49 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination268 p. :
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25222171M
    ISBN 109781845967611
    LC Control Number2011508310

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