3 edition of The subsidization of natural resources in the United States found in the catalog.
The subsidization of natural resources in the United States
by Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress in Washington, D.C
Written in English
|Statement||John Schanz ... [et al.]|
|Series||Report (Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service) -- no. 86-588 ENR, Major studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1986-87, reel 6, fr. 000724|
|Contributions||Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ii, 48 p.|
|Number of Pages||48|
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