United States-Guam relationship
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United States-Guam relationship oversight hearing before the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-ninth Congress, second session ... hearing held in Washington, DC, June 24, 1986. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English


  • United States -- Relations -- Guam.,
  • Guam -- Relations -- United States.,
  • United States -- Insular possessions.

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Other titlesUnited States Guam relationship.
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 87 p. ; 24 cm.
Number of Pages87
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15344252M

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