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Evil London

Peter Aykroyd

Evil London

the dark side of a great city.

by Peter Aykroyd

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Wolfe in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • London (England),
  • England,
  • London
    • Subjects:
    • Crime -- England -- London -- History,
    • London (England) -- Social conditions,
    • London (England) -- History

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6950.L7 A95
      The Physical Object
      Pagination208 p.
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5092932M
      ISBN 100723404801
      LC Control Number74164535
      OCLC/WorldCa871737


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