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Origins of the Vigilant State The London Metropolitan Police Special Branch before the First World War by Bernard Porter

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Published by Boydell Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Police & security services,
  • Social history,
  • 20th century,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Police Personnel,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Reference,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Modern - General,
  • History / Modern / General,
  • World history: from c 1900 -

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8277466M
ISBN 10085115283X
ISBN 109780851152837

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