The Story of the World's Police

By: Harrison, Richard

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writing for the juvenile reader, the author covers a wide variety of subjects, including arrests resulting from scientific analysis, recognition of wanted men, diamond thefts in South Africa, smuggling on the Thames, how the police of various countries co-operate, the 'Third Degree', and much else; Foreword by Sir Harold Scott; green cloth w/gilt spine lettering, 191 pgs. incl. Index, illustrated; slant, foxed/dust-soiled top edge, tanning, light foxing to end papers/pastedowns; moderately edgeworn and price-clipped dj w/a bit of chipping to corners/spine ends, rubbing, impressions, general wear;

Title: The Story of the World's Police

Author Name: Harrison, Richard

Categories: Children--Youth--Juvenile,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Phoenix House Ltd.: 1954

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: Small Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 011106

Keywords: RICHARD HARRISON, POLICE, POLICING, SCOTLAND YARD, SIR HAROLD SCOTT, THIEVES, MURDERERS, SMUGGLERS, SMUGGLING, DETECTIVES, INVESTIGATIONS, INVESTIGATORS, PINKERTON'S SPECIAL BRANCH, HENDON DETECTIVE SCHOOL, SURETE, F.B.I.,, RCMP, ROYAL CANADIAN MOUNTED