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THE POLICE, PUBLIC ORDER AND THE STATE : Policing in Great Britain, Northern Ireland, the Irish Republic, the USA, Israel, South Africa, and China

By Brewer, John D

Hampshire and London: Macmillan Press, 1988. xi, + 245pp., intext tables throughout. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain blue boards very good. Sticker ghost on rear pastedown, foxing flecks on foredge, else textblock unmarked. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly bumped and edgeworn only. "Are police forces agents of the State, or of society? How do different police forces maintain order? This study identifies trends in public-order policing across a broad sample of seven countries (as noted in the sub-title). Contents include: Prelims., List of Tables, Introduction, country by country (each a chapter, similarly constructed) , Conclusion, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 425g. . First Edition. Hardcover and Dustjacket. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


THE SPIRITUAL POWERS OF THE SOUL : Extracts from Shiva Baba's Murlis
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THE SPIRITUAL POWERS OF THE SOUL : Extracts from Shiva Baba's Murlis

Leura, N.S.W., Australia: Eternity Ink 160pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper mildly scuffed. Originally published by the Brahma Kumaris, Mount Abu, India, 1999. "This material describes the spiritual powers of the soul. These powers strengthen the mind and intellect so that people can pass through any transition and reinstate an inner sovereignty and wisdom. The spiritual powers are the secret tools for self-change . . . ." Book weight approx. 240g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.. First Thus. Softcover. Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.