Author Melusky, Joseph Anthony
Title Cruel and unusual punishment : rights and liberties under the law / Joseph A. Melusky and Keith A. Pesto
Imprint Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, Inc., c2003
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  345.73 M496 2003    AVAILABLE    30500101133588
Descript xxiii, 376 p. ; 24 cm
Series America's freedoms
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 349-360) and index
Introduction -- Origins and early development -- Twentieth-century issues -- Into the twenty-first century -- Key people, laws, and events -- Documents
Subject Capital punishment -- United States
Cruel and unusual punishments
Alt Author Pesto, Keith A