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A grave for Bobby the Greenlease slaying by James Deakin

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Published by Morrow in New York .
Written in English



  • Missouri,
  • St. Louis


  • Greenlease, Robert Cosgrove,
  • Hall, Carl Austin,
  • Heady, Bonnie Emily,
  • Kidnapping -- Missouri -- St. Louis -- Case studies,
  • Murder -- Missouri -- St. Louis -- Case studies

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJames Deakin.
LC ClassificationsHV6603.G74 D43 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination286 p. :
Number of Pages286
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2214518M
ISBN 100688067301
LC Control Number89037576

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