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Published by Lexington Books in Lanham .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Card, Claudia,
  • Good and evil,
  • Atrocities

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Andrea Veltman and Kathryn J. Norlock.
ContributionsCard, Claudia., Veltman, Andrea., Norlock, Kathryn, 1969-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB948.C374 E95 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 232 p. ;
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24094241M
ISBN 10073913650X
ISBN 109780739136508
LC Control Number2009024863

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