Confronting violence in California

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Statementprepared by Ken Hurdle ; edited by Rebecca LaVally.
ContributionsLaVally, Rebecca., California. Legislature. Senate. Office of Research.
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LC ClassificationsHV9955.C2 H87 1994
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Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
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Open LibraryOL1239103M
LC Control Number94620390

Confronting violence in California. Sacramento: Senate Office of Research: May be purchased from Senate Publications, [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Ken Hurdle; Rebecca LaVally.

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