by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington .
Written in English
|Series||S. hrg. ;, 99-819|
|LC Classifications||KF26 .C692 1986d|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iii, 72 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||72|
|LC Control Number||86602863|
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