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Inner city African-American veterans

hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Veterans" Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, second session, September 23, 1992.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Veterans" Affairs. Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations.

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

    Subjects:
  • African American veterans.,
  • African American veterans -- Services for.,
  • African American veterans -- Economic conditions.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF27 .V462 1992e
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 121 p. :
    Number of Pages121
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1042820M
    ISBN 100160412013
    LC Control Number93241380
    OCLC/WorldCa28737830

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