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Study of domestic land and water transportation

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

Study of domestic land and water transportation

hearings before the Subcommittee on Domestic Land and Water Transportation of the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, U.S. Senate, Eighty-first Congress, second session, pursuant to S. Res. 50...

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

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English


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ContributionsMyers, Francis J.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 1574 p. :
Number of Pages1574
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20102984M

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Study of domestic land and water transportation: Hearings before the Subcommittee on Domestic Land and Water Transportation of the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, United States Senate, Eighty-first Congress, second session pursuant to S. Res. 50 a resolution authorizing the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce to investigate problems.

Study of domestic land and water transportation: hearings before the Subcommittee on Domestic Land and Water Transportation of the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, U.S. Senate, Eighty-first Congress, second session, pursuant to S.

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