TITLE

Gun play

AUTHOR(S)
Buchanan, John M.
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Christian Century;5/17/2003, Vol. 120 Issue 10, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Addresses the issue of gun violence in the U.S. Passage of the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act; Incidents of gun violence; Implications for gun control.
ACCESSION #
9743798

 

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