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An end to murder

Author: Colin Wilson; Damon Wilson
Publisher: London Robinson, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Human history can be seen as a catalogue of cold-hearted murders, mindless blood-feuds, appalling massacres and devastating wars, but, with developments in forensic science and modern psychology, and with raised education levels throughout the world, might it soon be possible to reign in humanity's homicidal habits?
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Colin Wilson; Damon Wilson
ISBN: 9781780331782 1780331789 9781780335285 1780335288
OCLC Number: 927135885
Description: xvi, 576 pages ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Colin and Damon Wilson.

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