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Firearms and self-defence

Thomas Gabor

Firearms and self-defence

a comparison of Canada and the United States

by Thomas Gabor

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Published by Dept. of Justice, Canadian Firearms Centre, Policy Sector in [Ottawa, Ont.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Firearms -- Law and legislation -- Canada.,
  • Firearms -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Firearms -- Canada.,
  • Firearms -- United States.,
  • Gun control -- Canada.,
  • Gun control -- United States.,
  • Self-defense -- Law and legislation -- Canada.,
  • Self-defense -- Law and legislation -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementThomas Gabor.
    SeriesWorking document / Dept. of Justice, Canada -- WD19973-3e, Working document (Canada. Dept. of Justice) -- WD1997-3e.
    ContributionsCanadian Firearms Centre. Policy Sector.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKE3758 .G33 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 49 p. ;
    Number of Pages49
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17525258M

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