Slipper of the Yard by Jack Slipper

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Published by Sidgwick & Jackson in London .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Slipper, Jack, 1924-,
  • Police -- Great Britain -- Biography.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

StatementJack Slipper.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV7911.S56 A37
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 179 p., [10] p. of plates :
Number of Pages179
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3830790M
ISBN 100283987022
LC Control Number81143446
OCLC/WorldCa8764828

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