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Conveyance of the liberty ship John W. Brown report (to accompany H.R. 1556) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office). by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in [Washington, D.C.? .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Merchant ships -- United States.,
  • Memorials -- United States.

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Edition Notes

SeriesReport / 98th Congress, 1st session, House of Representatives -- no. 98-261.
The Physical Object
Pagination7 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15267262M

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