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The Prison Industrial Complex by Angela Davis

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Published by AK Press .
Written in English


  • Penology,
  • Current Affairs,
  • Unabridged Audio - Misc.Nonfiction,
  • Audio Adult: Other,
  • Poetry,
  • Social Science / African-American Studies,
  • Political,
  • Abridged Audio - Misc. Nonfiction

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Open LibraryOL8765232M
ISBN 101902593227
ISBN 109781902593227

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