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Oversight on issues related to incarcerated veterans

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Veterans" Affairs.

Oversight on issues related to incarcerated veterans

hearings before the Committee on Veterans" Affairs, United States Senate, Ninety-Sixth Congress, first session, July 11, 1979

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Veterans" Affairs.

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

    Subjects:
  • Veterans -- United States,
  • Prisoners -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references

    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 543 p. ;
    Number of Pages543
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14212058M


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