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Human rights and penal issues.

Human rights and penal issues.

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Published by Howard League in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Editor: Nic Groombridge.

ContributionsHoward League for Penal Reform.
The Physical Object
Pagination36p.
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18664229M
ISBN 100903683563
OCLC/WorldCa59399083


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