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Reaching through the bars

Kirsten Anderberg

Reaching through the bars

a prisoner support handbook

by Kirsten Anderberg

  • 59 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Anderberg in [Seattle, WA] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prisoners -- Civil rights -- United States,
  • Discrimination in criminal justice administration -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAS Social Issues Resource Center Collection., Associated Students Collections.
    StatementKirsten Anderberg.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination129 p :
    Number of Pages129
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13638026M
    OCLC/WorldCa53292225

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