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Crime Through Time (Painful History of Crime)

  • 48 Pages
  • 0.33 MB
  • English
Law & Crime, Juvenile Nonfiction, Crime, Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction, Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9), Social history, Juvenile literature, General, History, Children"s
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL9698618M
ISBN 101410920518
ISBN 139781410920515

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Books of The Times A Warlord’s Memoir Is Surprisingly Modern and Charming, When It’s Not Gruesome “The Babur Nama” is the autobiography of the polymathic founder of the Mughal dynasty. Compared to the second volume CRIME THROUGH TIME II (which I read first), this collection comes off badly.

If possible, I would recommend reading the volumes in order. On the whole, this is a good introduction to many interesting authors.

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