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Talking crooked : five hundred years of the language of crime

Author: Jonathon Green
Publisher: London : Random House, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Looks at five hundred years of crooks and conmen, from the hedge-creepers and counterfeit cranks of the sixteenth century to the blaggers and burners of the twenty-first.

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Genre/Form: History
Terminology
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathon Green
ISBN: 9781847946287 1847946283
OCLC Number: 743453601
Description: 1 volume ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Jonathon Green.

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