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Published by Pacific Institute for Public Policy Research, Ballinger in San Francisco, Calif, Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States.,
  • United States

Subjects:

  • Gun control -- United States,
  • Firearms ownership -- United States,
  • Gun control -- United States -- Public opinion,
  • Public opinion -- United States,
  • Firearms -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Violent crimes -- United States

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Statementedited by Don B. Kates, Jr. ; foreword by John Kaplan.
SeriesPacific studies in public policy
ContributionsKates, Don B., 1941-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV7436 .F47 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxiii, 571 p. ;
Number of Pages571
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3183120M
ISBN 100884109224, 0884109232, 0884109283, 0884109291
LC Control Number83025850

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