True Crime: An American Anthology

True Crime: An American Anthology
Author : Harold Schechter
Publisher :
Total Pages : 824
Release : 2008-09-18
ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105131607314
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Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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