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Computer crime in Canada an introduction to technological crime and related legal issues by Robert W. K. Davis

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Published by Carswell in Scarborough, Ont .
Written in English



  • Canada.


  • Computer crimes -- Canada.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Robert W.K. Davis and Scott C. Hutchison.
ContributionsHutchison, Scott C., 1962-
LC ClassificationsKE8958 .D38 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvi, 313 p. :
Number of Pages313
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6842862M
ISBN 100459554778
LC Control Number00343199

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