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Police and thieves

a novel

by Peter Plate

  • 360 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Seven Stories Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mission District (San Francisco, Calif.),
  • San Francisco (Calif.),
  • California,
  • San Francisco
    • Subjects:
    • Drug dealers -- Fiction,
    • Police -- California -- San Francisco -- Fiction,
    • Drug traffic -- Fiction,
    • Mission District (San Francisco, Calif.) -- Fiction,
    • San Francisco (Calif.) -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPeter Plate.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3566.L267 P65 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination198 p. ;
      Number of Pages198
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL390002M
      ISBN 101888363959
      LC Control Number98055232

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GMU police arrest pair in book thefts College textbooks can be crazy expensive these days -- some cost hundreds of dollars. So two alleged thieves thought they saw an opportunity by swiping pricey texts from the George Mason University bookstore, pawning them at a used book store, and then using the cash for crack cocaine, according to the GMU.

Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Police & Thieves - Junior Murvin on AllMusic - - This is one of those albums that winds up on just 10/ SOUTH WINDSOR — Police are looking for three men who attempted to break into at least 30 storage units at CubeSmart on Chapel Road Sunday morning, police said.

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Originally recorded simply to fill space, the band were incredibly nervous about being a white rock band covering a reggae song so deeply entrenched in Jamaican roots.

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View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Police & Thieves on Discogs/5(58). "Police & Thieves" is a well known reggae song first recorded in the Jamaican reggae version with the falsetto singer Junior Murvin from (Island WIP ) and one year later in the punk-reggae version with The song is written by Murvin and the man who originally produced the song, Lee "Scratch" Perry.

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Learn about. Police & Thieves, the song, was a massive reggae hit insoundtracking both the political unrest in Jamaica, and that summer’s Notting Hill riots – hence a famous cover version by the Clash.