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Published by Library of Congress, Congressional Research Service in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English


  • Indians of North America -- Government relations,
  • Indians of North America -- Legal status, laws, etc

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Edition Notes

Microfilm. Arlington, Va. : University Publications of America, 1979. on 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. Low reduction. (Major studies of the Congressional Research Service. 1978/79 supplement ; reel 2, fr. 0509)

StatementLaurie P. McManus
SeriesMajor studies of the Congressional Research Service -- 1978/79, reel 2, fr. 0509
ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Congressional Research Service
The Physical Object
Pagination10 p.
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15449994M

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