Water Resources Policy Act of 1981

hearing before the Subcommittee on Conservation, Credit, and Rural Development of the Committee on Agriculture, House of Representatives, Ninety-seventh Congress, first session, on H.R. 3432, June 16, 1981. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture. Subcommittee on Conservation, Credit, and Rural Development.

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LC ClassificationsKF27 .A3226 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 101 p. ;
Number of Pages101
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Open LibraryOL3921879M
LC Control Number81603251

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