Juvenile delinquency among the Indians.

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At head of title: Committee print. 84 Cong., 1st sess. Senate.

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StatementReport of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, made by its Subcommittee to Investigate Juvenile Delinquency, pursuant to S. Res. 62 as extended, 84th Congress, 1st session. A part of the investigation of juvenile delinquency in the United States.
LC ClassificationsE98.C87 U52
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 239 p.
Number of Pages239
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6193735M
LC Control Number55063329

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