Civilian war transport

a record of the control of domestic traffic operations, 1941-1946
  • 361 Pages
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  • English

U.S. G.P.O. , Washington, D.C
Statementby the Office of Defense Transportation.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 87/4314 (H)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationix, 361 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2161182M
LC Control Number88890116

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