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Arson in America
United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Governmental Affairs. Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations.
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||made by its Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations.|
|Series||Report - 96th Congress, 1st session, Senate ; no. 96-535|
|LC Classifications||HV8079.A7 U54 1979|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iii, 73 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||73|
|LC Control Number||80601048|
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