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Drug-crime connections

Trevor Bennett

Drug-crime connections

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drug abuse and crime -- Great Britain.,
  • Prisoners -- Drug testing -- Great Britain.,
  • Interviewing in law enforcement -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementTrevor Bennett, Katy Holloway.
    SeriesCambridge studies in criminology
    ContributionsHolloway, Katy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV5840.G7 B385 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 361 p.
    Number of Pages361
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22768412M
    ISBN 109780521867573, 9780521687140


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