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Lethal injection

capital punishment in Texas during the modern era

by Jonathan R. Sorensen

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Published by University of Texas Press in Austin, TX .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas.
    • Subjects:
    • Capital punishment -- Texas.,
    • Lethal injection (Execution) -- Texas.,
    • Punishment -- Texas.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementJon Sorensen and Rocky LeAnn Pilgrim.
      ContributionsPilgrim, Rocky LeAnn, 1978-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV8699.U6 S67 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3406531M
      ISBN 100292712642, 0292713010
      LC Control Number2005022215

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