PUBLICATIONS

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A collection of various publications about or published by the Chicago Police Department and its Sister Agencies.

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A Haphazard History of the Chicago Police Department – 1966, January
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A Strategic Plan for Reinventing the Chicago Police Department – 1993, October
  1 files      25 downloads
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Anti-Gang and Drug Loitering Ordinances
  1 files      21 downloads
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Asset Forfeiture Summit – 2008
  1 files      19 downloads
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CAPS at Five a Report on the Progress of Community Policing in Chicago – 1993 to 1998
  1 files      19 downloads
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CAPS Q & A – 1995, November
  1 files      20 downloads
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Chicago Bureau of Publice Efficiency – Shall the City of Chicago Employ Permanently 1,000 Aditional Policemen – 1919, September
  1 files      19 downloads
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Chicago Murder Analysis – 2011
  1 files      21 downloads
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Chicago Police Department A Report of Progress – 1966
  1 files      24 downloads
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Chicago Police Department Courage, Commitment, Integrity and Community A 2008 Tribute – 2008, December
  1 files      21 downloads
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Chicago Police Department Facts and Historical Data – 1956
  1 files      25 downloads
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Chicago Police Department Rules and Regulations – 1959, January
  1 files      23 downloads
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Chicago Police Department Today and Tomarrow – 2008, October
  1 files      21 downloads
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Chicago Police Manual – 1923
  1 files      29 downloads
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Chicago Police Reserve – 1920
  1 files      27 downloads
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Chicago Since 1840 A Time-series Data Handbook
  1 files      21 downloads
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Chicago Streets and Their History
  1 files      61 downloads
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CTA Transit News Magazine – 1968, March
  1 files      25 downloads
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Fentanyl – A Response to Fentanyl-Related Overdoses – 2006
  1 files      20 downloads
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Fergus’ Historical Series No. 1 – 1846, January 21 – The Annals of Chicago
  1 files      21 downloads
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Fergus’ Historical Series No. 10 – 1868, November 19 – Address Delivered at the Annual Meeting of the Chicago Historical Society
  1 files      20 downloads
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Fergus’ Historical Series No. 5 – 1889, November 29 – Biographical Sketches of Some of the Early Settlers of the City of Chicago – Part I
  1 files      19 downloads
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Fergus’ Historical Series No. 6 – 1889, November 29 – Biographical Sketches of Some of the Early Settlers of the City of Chicago – Part II
  1 files      19 downloads
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Fergus’ Historical Series No. 7 – 1876, May 7 – Early Chicago
  1 files      19 downloads
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Fergus’ Historical Series No. 8 – 1875, April 11 – Early Chicago
  1 files      19 downloads
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Fergus’ Historical Series No. 9 – 1846, January 20 – The Present and Future Prospects of Chicago
  1 files      19 downloads
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Final Report Civil Service Comission City of Chicago Police Investigation – 1912, March
  1 files      19 downloads
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For the Record – A Year of Progress and a Call to Action – 2000
  1 files      21 downloads
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For the Record – Ecstasy Anything But What the Name Implies – 2000
  1 files      19 downloads
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For the Record – Homicides Continue to Decline in Chicago – 1999
  1 files      19 downloads
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For the Record – Success from Aggressive, Mission-driven Methods and Strong, Lasting Community Partnerships – 2001
  1 files      19 downloads
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For the Record – Taking CAPS to the Next Level Impacting Crime and Disorder Through Management Accountability – 2000
  1 files      19 downloads
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For the Record – The Continuing Fight Against Gangs, Guns, and Drugs – 1999
  1 files      18 downloads
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For the Record – The Juvenile Gang Intervention Partnership Pilot Program – 2001
  1 files      17 downloads
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For the Record – Third Quarter Stats – 2000
  1 files      19 downloads
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Gang Crime Summit – 2004
  1 files      20 downloads
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Gang Crime Summit – 2005
  1 files      18 downloads
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Gang Crime Summit – 2006
  1 files      20 downloads
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Hands Up! In the World of Crime or 12 Years a Detective – 1901
  1 files      24 downloads
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History of Chicago – From the Earliest Period to the Present Time – Volume III, From the Fire of 1871 Until 1885 – 1886
  2 files      18 downloads
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History of Chicago – Volume I – 1895
  1 files      19 downloads
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History of Chicago – Volume II – 1895
  1 files      19 downloads
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History of the Chicago Police – From the Settlement of the Community to the Present Time – 1837
  2 files      20 downloads
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Illinois Police Association Journal – 1962, July – August
  1 files      22 downloads
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Illinois Police Association Journal – 1967, July – August
  1 files      22 downloads
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Illinois Police Association Journal – 1968, December
  1 files      21 downloads
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Innovative Violence Reduction Stretegies – 2005, January
  1 files      20 downloads
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Making Chicago the Safest Big City in America – 2003 to 2007
  1 files      23 downloads
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Municipal Code of the South Park Commission – 1897
  1 files      18 downloads
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Operation Disruption – Innovative Violence Reduction Strategies – 2004, April
  1 files      18 downloads
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Plan of Re-Numbering City of Chicago Streets – Inside the Loop – 1911, April
  1 files      29 downloads
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Plan of Re-Numbering City of Chicago Streets – Outside the Loop – 1909, August
  1 files      47 downloads
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Political History of Chicago 1837 – 1887
  1 files      19 downloads
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Preliminary Report on the Police Department – 1910, August
  1 files      19 downloads
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Proceedings of the Board of West Chicago Park Commissioners and Board of Local Improvements – 1908
  1 files      19 downloads
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Report of the Special Park Commission – Metropolitan Park System – 1904
  1 files      19 downloads
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Report on the Investigation of Prison Labor and Management House of Correction City of Chicago – 1914, March
  1 files      19 downloads
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Robbery, Burglary, Theft Summit – 2007
  1 files      20 downloads
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Stalag 17 – 1996, Volume 1, No. 2 – March
  1 files      22 downloads
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Street Gangs The New Organized Crime
  1 files      20 downloads
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Strengthening Relations Between Police and Minority Communities – 2000
  1 files      19 downloads
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Strengthening Relations Between Police and Minority Communities – 2002
  1 files      19 downloads
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Talmanac – What It’s Like To Be A Policeman
  1 files      23 downloads
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The 25th District Gallows II – 1996, Issue 17 – March
  1 files      24 downloads
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The Chicago City Manual – 1912
  1 files      18 downloads
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The Chicago Municipal Code of 1881
  1 files      19 downloads
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The Chicago Municipal Code of 1905
  1 files      19 downloads
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The Chicago Municipal Code of 1922
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The Chicago Police Cadet Program
  1 files      29 downloads
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The History of the Chicago Police Department (Partial)
  1 files      21 downloads
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The House of Correction of the City of Chicago – A Retrospect – 1871 to 1921
  1 files      19 downloads
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The National Police Journal – 1922, Volume 10, No. 1 – July
  1 files      20 downloads
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The National Police Journal – 1922, Volume 10, No. 3 – September
  1 files      19 downloads
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The National Police Journal – 1922, Volume 10, No. 4 – October
  1 files      20 downloads
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The National Police Journal – 1922, Volume 10, No. 6 – December
  1 files      19 downloads
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The National Police Journal – 1922, Volume 9, No. 1 – January
  1 files      20 downloads
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The National Police Journal – 1922, Volume 9, No. 2 – February
  1 files      19 downloads
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The National Police Journal – 1922, Volume 9, No. 3 – March
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The National Police Journal – 1922, Volume 9, No. 4 – April
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The National Police Journal – 1922, Volume 9, No. 5 – May
  1 files      19 downloads
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The National Police Journal – 1922, Volume 9, No. 6 – June
  1 files      19 downloads
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The Park Governments of Chicago
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The Town Hall Tattler – 1995, Issue 4 – September
  1 files      21 downloads
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Violent Crime Reduction Our Mission Continues – 2007, February
  1 files      20 downloads
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Wining His Star – 1924 (Partial)
  1 files      22 downloads
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Chicago – An Instructive and Entertaining History of a Wonderful City with a Useful Stranger’s Guide – 1888
  1 files      19 downloads
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Illinois Police Association Official Journal – Volume 23, August 1971
  1 files      20 downloads
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Proceedings of the Board of West Chicago Park Commissioners and Board of Local Improvements – 1910
  1 files      19 downloads
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Proceedings of the Board of West Chicago Park Commissioners and Board of Local Improvements – 1911
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Proceedings of the Board of West Chicago Park Commissioners and Board of Local Improvements – 1912
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Proceedings of the Board of West Chicago Park Commissioners and Board of Local Improvements – 1913
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Proceedings of the Board of West Chicago Park Commissioners and Board of Local Improvements – 1914
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Proceedings of the Board of West Chicago Park Commissioners and Board of Local Improvements – 1915
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Proceedings of the Board of West Chicago Park Commissioners and Board of Local Improvements – 1916
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Proceedings of the Board of West Chicago Park Commissioners and Board of Local Improvements – 1920
  1 files      18 downloads
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Report of the West Chicago Parks on the $10,000,000 Bond Issue – 1927 / 1928
  1 files      19 downloads
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The Chicago City Manual – 1908
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The Chicago City Manual – 1909
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The Chicago City Manual – 1911
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The Chicago City Manual – 1913
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The Chicago City Manual – 1914
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The Chicago City Manual – 1915
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The Chicago City Manual – 1916
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The Chicago Park District – History, Background, Organization – 1936, May
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The Chicago Police – Report of the Chicago Civil Service Commission – 1912
  1 files      19 downloads
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The Nineteen Local Governments in Chicago – A Multiplicity of Overlapping Taxing Bodies with Many Elective Officials – 1915, March
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The Park Governments of Chicago – An Inquiry Into Their Organization and Methods of Administration – 1911
  1 files      19 downloads
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A Forward Look in Police Education – 1959
  1 files      9 downloads
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Centennial History of the City of Chicago Its Men and Institutions – 1905
  1 files      7 downloads
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Chicago – Its History and Its Builders A Century of Marvelous Growth – 1912
  1 files      7 downloads
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Chicago Police Department Crime Laboratory – c1980’s
  1 files      7 downloads
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Commission on Chicago Landmarks – Landmark Designation Report – 42nd Precinct – Town Hall Police Station – 2013, June 6
  1 files      7 downloads
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Commission on Chicago Landmarks – Landmark Designation Report – Fulton-Randolph Market District – 2015, May 13
  1 files      7 downloads
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Laws and Ordinances Governing the City of Chicago – 1866
  1 files      7 downloads
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Together We Can – A Strategic Plan for Reinventing the Chicago Police Department – 1993, October
  1 files      9 downloads
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CAPS at Ten Community Policing in Chicago – An Evaluation of Chicago’s Alternative Policing Strategy – 2004, January
  1 files      20 downloads
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Chicago Park District Police Department – Outline of Instructions – Police Training School – 1936
  1 files      7 downloads
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Chicago Park District Police Department – Police Manual – Police Training School – 1936
  1 files      10 downloads
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Chicago Police Department – Cadet Program – 1969
  1 files      9 downloads
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Chicago Police Department – Tourism Pamplet – 1976
  1 files      7 downloads
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History of the Ford and Detective Bureau Squads – Motor Vehicles in the Chicago Police Department – 1926
  1 files      9 downloads
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Mission Not Impossible – Illinois State Police Explorer – 1996, July
  1 files      7 downloads
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Mission Not Impossible – Illinois State Police Explorer – 1997, February
  1 files      7 downloads
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Mission Not Impossible – Illinois State Police Explorer – 1998, February
  1 files      7 downloads
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Chicago Patrolman’s Association Magazine – 1955, Volume 2, No. 2 – December – January (Partial)
  1 files      3 downloads
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Chicago Patrolman’s Association Magazine – 1960, Volume 7, No. 1 – March
  1 files      29 downloads
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Chicago Patrolman’s Association Magazine – 1960, Volume 7, No. 3 – October
  1 files      27 downloads
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Chicago Police Department Blue Book (Fallen Officer Journal) – 1959
  1 files      2 downloads
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Chicago Police Department Strategic Plan Plan – 2019, January
  1 files      4 downloads
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The Gallows 2.0 – 2018, Volume 1, No. 1 – December
  1 files      2 downloads
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The Patrolmen’s Revolt – Chicago Police and the Labor and Urban Crises of the Late Twentieth Century – 2012
  1 files      1 download
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United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit – Case #77-1042 – Frohm vs. Ware
  1 files      2 downloads
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