While the city sleeps : a history of pistoleros, policemen, and the crime beat in Buenos Aires before Perón (Book, 2017) [WorldCat.org]
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While the city sleeps : a history of pistoleros, policemen, and the crime beat in Buenos Aires before Perón

Author: Lila M Caimari; Lisa Ubelaker Andrade; Richard Shindell
Publisher: Oakland, Calif. : University of California Press, ©2017.
Series: Violence in Latin American history., 2.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Includes both police records and true crime reporting to bring to life the underworld pistoleros, the policemen who fought them, and the crime journalists who brought the conflicts to light.

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lila M Caimari; Lisa Ubelaker Andrade; Richard Shindell
ISBN: 9780520289437 0520289439 9780520289444 0520289447
OCLC Number: 974381402
Description: 1 v. (XI-229 p.) : illustrations, graph., cartes. ; 23 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments Abbreviations Introduction 1. Pistoleros 2. Languages of Crime 3. Order and the City 4. Detecting Disorder 5. The Places of Disorder 6. While the City Sleeps: Police and the Social Imagination Notes Index
Series Title: Violence in Latin American history., 2.
Responsibility: Lila Caimari ; translated by Lisa Ubelaker Andrade and Richard Shindell.

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