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Crime and the nation

prison reforms and popular fiction in Philadelphia, 1786-1800

by Peter Okun

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Philadelphia (Pa.),
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • American fiction -- 18th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Crime in literature.,
    • Literature and society -- United States -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Popular literature -- United States -- History and criticism.,
    • Prisons -- United States -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Crime -- United States -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Prisoners in literature.,
    • Prisons in literature.,
    • Philadelphia (Pa.) -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-161) and index.

      StatementPeter Okun.
      SeriesAmerican popular history and culture, American popular history and culture (Routledge (Firm))
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS375 .O38 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 167 p. ;
      Number of Pages167
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3559149M
      ISBN 100415933862
      LC Control Number2002020838

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