Economic survey of the American merchant marine.

by United States. Maritime Commission.

Publisher: U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Issued also as House doc. 392, 75th Congress, 2d session.

LC ClassificationsHE745 .A38 1937
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 85 p.
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6360293M
LC Control Number37028972

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