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2 edition of Legal hangings. found in the catalog.

Legal hangings.

Peter Hertzog

Legal hangings.

Scene: New Mexico. Time: 1861-1923.

by Peter Hertzog

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Published by Press of the Territorian in Santa Fe, N.M.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Mexico,
  • New Mexico.
    • Subjects:
    • Hanging.,
    • Crime -- New Mexico.,
    • New Mexico -- History -- 1848-

    • Edition Notes

      StatementIllustrated by Storm D. Townsend.
      SeriesSeries of Western Americana no. 10, Western Americana series, no. 10.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV8579 .H43
      The Physical Object
      Pagination39 p.
      Number of Pages39
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5996682M
      LC Control Number66029004

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