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Crime in the library

Alan Jay Lincoln

Crime in the library

a study of patterns, impact, and security

by Alan Jay Lincoln

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Published by Bowker in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Libraries -- Security measures,
  • Crime

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAlan Jay Lincoln.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ679.6 .L56 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 179 p. ;
    Number of Pages179
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3179692M
    ISBN 100835218635
    LC Control Number83022288

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