Stander-- bank robber by Paul L. Moorcraft

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Published by Galago in Johannesburg .

Written in English

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Places:

  • South Africa

Subjects:

  • Stander, André, 1946-1984.,
  • Brigands and robbers -- South Africa -- Biography.,
  • Bank robberies -- South Africa -- Case studies.,
  • Gangs -- South Africa -- Case studies.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [5].

Book details

StatementPaul Moorcraft, Mike Cohen.
ContributionsCohen, Mike.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV6248.S622 M66 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2574452M
ISBN 100947020055
LC Control Number85119454
OCLC/WorldCa13271177

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