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Wachs, Eleanor F.
1. Victims of crimes—New York (N.Y.) 2. Urban
folklore—New York (N.Y.) I. Title.
HV6250.3.U53N488 1988 398’.355 87-46243
ISBN 0-253-20491-7 (pbk.)
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