The adventuress murder, blackmail, and confidence games in the Gilded Age by Virginia A. McConnell

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Published by Kent State University Press in Kent, Ohio .

Written in English

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementVirginia A. McConnell
SeriesTrue crime history series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV6248.W188 M33 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24489148M
ISBN 109781606350348
LC Control Number2009047060
OCLC/WorldCa473117096

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