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7 edition of Gangs and weapons found in the catalog.

Gangs and weapons

by Stanley Tookie Williams

  • 132 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Rosen Pub. Group in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Gangs -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Violence -- United States -- Prevention -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Firearms ownership -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Gangs.,
    • Violence.,
    • Firearms ownership.

    • About the Edition

      Discusses the violence that can occur when gangs have guns.

      Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementStanley "Tookie" Williams with Barbara Cottman Becnel.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      SeriesTookie speaks out against gang violence
      ContributionsBecnel, Barbara Cottman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6439.U5 W574 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination24 p. :
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL965205M
      ISBN 100823923428
      LC Control Number96001510
      OCLC/WorldCa34243140

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