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Uneasy Peace

The Great Crime Decline, the Renewal of City Life, and the Next War on Violence

by Patrick Sharkey

Hardcover, 244 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $26.95 |

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Uneasy Peace
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The Great Crime Decline, the Renewal of City Life, and the Next War on Violence
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Patrick Sharkey

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An account of the transformation of cities due to a dramatic drop in violent crime, describing the changes to urban life and the necessary strategies for preventing another crime wave.

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Crime Is Down In American Cities, And 'Uneasy Peace' Explains Why

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