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Breaking Ranks

Changing an American Institution

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Published by Diane Pub Co .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsTimothy J. Dyer (Foreword), E. Don Brown (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11102026M
ISBN 100788183559
ISBN 109780788183553
OCLC/WorldCa228216140

  Thus does the Clan speakTo Baby, the outside world is a cold and lonely place. The silent, enigmatic group that calls itself the Clan is his home, and he has been scorned and feared by classmates and neighbors. Like the rest of the Clan, he has never before participated in school. It's up to Casey to see to it that Baby isn't alone when he's the only Clan member to be placed in honors classes.3/5(6).   Breaking Rank A Top Cop's Exposé of the Dark Side of American Policing (Book): Stamper, Norm: The former chief of the Seattle Police Force offers a hard-hitting, candid assessment of law enforcement, discussing issues of gun control, prostitution, narcotics, and race in the process.


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