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The Underworld of crime, drugs, and sex

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Published by Lake House Investments in Colombo, Sri Lanka .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sri Lanka,
  • Colombo.
    • Subjects:
    • Crime -- Sri Lanka -- Colombo.,
    • Prostitution -- Sri Lanka -- Colombo.,
    • Drug abuse -- Sri Lanka -- Colombo.

    • Edition Notes

      Investigative reports from Colombo, Sri Lanka, written for journals.

      StatementKirthie Abeyesekera.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV7085.8.Z8 C53 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination108 p. :
      Number of Pages108
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1684446M
      ISBN 10955552064X
      LC Control Number91906102
      OCLC/WorldCa26098863

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