Gun Control (Point/Counterpoint) by Angela Valdez

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Published by Chelsea House Publications .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Crime & criminology,
  • Social Problems (General) (Young Adult),
  • Government - U.S. Government,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Misc. Nonfiction,
  • Political Process - General,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12),
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Gun control,
  • Constitutional,
  • United States,
  • Social Science - General,
  • Firearms,
  • Firearms ownership

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8159607M
ISBN 100791073718
ISBN 109780791073711
OCLC/WorldCa50858886

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