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Sale of ships from reserve fleet

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce.

Sale of ships from reserve fleet

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Published by G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Merchant marine -- United States.,
    • Government property -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Hearings held between June 10 and July 11, 1957.

      Statementhearings before the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, United States Senate, Eighty-Fifth Congress, first session, on sundry bills to provide for the sale of ships from the reserve fleet.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF26 .I55 1957b
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 368 p. ;
      Number of Pages368
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6240660M
      LC Control Number57061952
      OCLC/WorldCa12305479


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