Correction officer

by Eve P. Steinberg

Publisher: Prentice Hall in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 282 Downloads: 242
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  • Correctional personnel -- United States -- Examinations -- Study guides,
  • Corrections -- United States -- Examinations, questions, etc,
  • Civil service -- United States -- Examinations -- Study guides

Edition Notes

Other titlesARCO correction officer.
StatementEve P. Steinberg.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV9470 .S74 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination282 p. :
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1705106M
ISBN 100131784196
LC Control Number92006389
OCLC/WorldCa25412599

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