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Menace of the Sea Lamprey

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries

Menace of the Sea Lamprey

hearings before the United States House Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, Seventy-Ninth Congress, second session, on June 12, 13, 1946.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sea lamprey

  • About the Edition

    Considers (79) H.J. Res. 366, (79) H.J. Res. 367.

    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationiii, 25 p.
    Number of Pages25
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22301463M

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Menace of the Sea Lamprey by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries Download PDF EPUB FB2

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