|Other titles||Penitentiaries of the United States.|
|Statement||With appendix, index, and eighteen plates.|
|Series||Patterson Smith reprint series in criminology, law enforcement, and social problems. Publication no. 97|
|LC Classifications||HV9473 .C9 1969|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 56, 229 p.|
|Number of Pages||229|
|LC Control Number||69016235|
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