U.S. international narcotic control programs and policies

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U.S. Dept. of State, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of Public Communication, Editorial Division , Washington, D.C
Narcotics, Control of -- United States., Narcotics, Control of -- International coopera
Other titlesUS international narcotic control programs and policies.
StatementDeputy Secretary Whitehead.
SeriesCurrent policy -- no. 863.
ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of State. Office of Public Communication. Editorial Division.
The Physical Object
Pagination3, [1] p. ;
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Open LibraryOL18049635M

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Whitehead, John C., U.S. international narcotic control programs and policies.

Washington, D.C.: U.S. Dept. Get this from a library. International narcotic control programs and policies: hearing before a subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, United States Senate, Ninety-ninth Congress, second session: special hearing, Agency for International Development, Department of State.

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