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6 edition of Hell"s half acre found in the catalog.

Hell"s half acre

the life and legend of a red-light district

by Richard F. Selcer

  • 202 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Texas Christian University Press in Fort Worth .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Fort Worth (Tex.),
  • Texas,
  • Fort Worth
    • Subjects:
    • Prostitution -- Texas -- Fort Worth -- History.,
    • Violence -- Texas -- Fort Worth -- History.,
    • Fort Worth (Tex.) -- History.,
    • Fort Worth (Tex.) -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-340) and index.

      StatementRichard F. Selcer.
      SeriesChisholm Trail series ;, no. 9
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF394.F7 S45 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 364 p. :
      Number of Pages364
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2029145M
      ISBN 100875650864, 0875650880
      LC Control Number91006380

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