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Securing the city

inside America"s best counterterror force : the NYPD

by Christopher Dickey

  • 149 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • New York (N.Y.). -- Police Dept,
  • Police -- New York (State) -- New York,
  • Law enforcement -- New York (State) -- New York,
  • Terrorism -- New York (State) -- New York -- Prevention,
  • Terrorism -- Prevention

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Christopher Dickey.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV8148.N52 D53 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22657853M
    ISBN 101416552405
    ISBN 109781416552406
    LC Control Number2008043085

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    Paul and the others stood there on the basement of the house while the nervousness of his companions on him going into that place, that building in Kongo street were there might be or there might be not a clue or a hint of something important that they might expose and the world outside of this hell of a city learns of what devils they have here, yet he seemed relax, no wait, correction, he the-hole. Securing the city: an introduction / Kedron Thomas, Kevin Lewis O'Neill, and Thomas Offit --Living Guatemala City, ss / Deborah Levenson --Primero de julio: urban experiences of class decline and violence / Manuela Camus --Cacique for a neoliberal age: a Maya retail empire on the streets of Guatemala City / Thomas Offit

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