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M-1 tank and NATO readiness

United States. Congress. Joint Economic Committee. Subcommittee on International Trade, Finance, and Security Economics.

M-1 tank and NATO readiness

hearings before the Subcommittee on International Trade, Finance, and Security Economics of the Joint Economic Committee, Congress of the United States, Ninety-seventh Congress, first session, July 21 and 22, 1981.

by United States. Congress. Joint Economic Committee. Subcommittee on International Trade, Finance, and Security Economics.

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

    Subjects:
  • North Atlantic Treaty Organization.,
  • Tanks (Military science) -- Cost of operation.,
  • Tank warfare.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe M-1 tank and N.A.T.O. readiness.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 104 p. :
    Number of Pages104
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22234827M

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