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Guns in America

A Reader

  • 17 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by New York University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Collections & anthologies of various literary forms,
  • Cultural studies,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Small firearms, guns & other equipment,
  • Social Science,
  • Political Science,
  • History,
  • Criminology (Specific Aspects),
  • U.S. - Political And Civil Rights,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Law Enforcement,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • Military - Weapons,
  • United States - General,
  • FIREARMS_HISTORY,
  • FIREARMS_LAW AND LEGISLATION,
  • History / Military / Weapons,
  • Criminology,
  • United States,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Civil Rights,
  • Firearms,
  • Gun control

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJan E. Dizard (Editor), Robert M. Muth (Editor), Stephen P., Jr. Andrews (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages517
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8044787M
    ISBN 100814718787
    ISBN 109780814718780

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      ‎In the aftermath of the Sandy Hook Elementary tragedy, The Washington Post investigates America's complicated relationship with guns. Wayne LaPierre, the leader of the National Rifle Association, calls gun control "the fight of the century." For more than a year, The Washington Post exa /5(9).   Synopsis of book (plot): My book is partly historical and partly topical in organization. It traces America’s experience with guns since arrival of English around to recent times. However.


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