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7 edition of Gangbusters found in the catalog.

Gangbusters

strategies for prevention and intervention

by Lonnie Jackson

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Published by American Correctional Association in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Gangs -- United States.,
    • Gang members -- United States -- Rehabilitation.,
    • Gang members -- United States -- Rehabilitation -- Case studies.,
    • Problem youth -- Behavior modification -- United States -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-156).

      StatementLonnie Jackson.
      ContributionsAmerican Correctional Association.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6439.U5 J33 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 171 p. ;
      Number of Pages171
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL360604M
      ISBN 101569910820
      LC Control Number98020673
      OCLC/WorldCa39169914

      The Blue Book Detective Agency Beginner Game is a preview version of the Gangbusters s Roleplaying Game that provides players with a chance to try out the game system without much in the way of risk or obligation. Gangbusters. New York, NY: A & E Television Networks, publisher catalog number Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material: All Authors / .

      s Role Playing game from TSR. Set in the gangster-ridden, Depression era, Prohibition America, Gangbusters has players taking on the roles of Law Enforcement (from beat cops to FBI agents to Elliot Ness style Untouchables) or Private professions (Private Eyes or Reporters), or Crime (from Petty Crime to full scale gangsters running all the rackets). The book has some / Gangbusters (, ) Since , the official board for Rick Krebs' Gangbusters RPG as well as The Blue Book Detective Agency. Rick occasionally posts here.

        Read "Gangbusters How a Street Tough, Elite Homicide Unit Took Down New York's Most Dangerous Gang" by Michael Stone available from Rakuten Kobo. An elite homicide investigation unit takes on one of the most savage and destructive gangs in New York City history in Brand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.   The attention to details of method (such as a team of detectives practicing for weeks the speedy dismantling of a Jaguar's dashn order to plant a bug) brings to mind Stuart Herrington's book on spy all the above, what I liked most about Gangbusters was the way it gives the lie to the Hollywood version of the mafia.5/5(5).


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