America"s assistance to the Afghan people
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America"s assistance to the Afghan people hearing before the Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventh Congress, first session, November 1, 2001. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on International Relations.

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



  • Afghanistan.


  • Humanitarian assistance, American -- Afghanistan.,
  • Food relief, American -- Afghanistan.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsKF27 .I549 2001h
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 60 p. :
Number of Pages60
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3597936M
LC Control Number2002320645

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