New directions in prison design
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New directions in prison design report of a Home Office study of new generation prisons in the USA by

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Published by H.M.S.O. in London .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Prisons -- United States -- Design and construction.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 118).

StatementHome Office.
ContributionsGreat Britain. Home Office.
LC ClassificationsHV8827 .N48 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 118 p. :
Number of Pages118
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2103306M
ISBN 100113408145
LC Control Number88153192

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