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Chemical weapons

Chemical weapons

physical security for the U.S. chemical stockpile : report to congressional requesters

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Published by The Office, U.S. General Accounting Office [distributor in Washington, D.C, Gaithersburg, Md. (P.O. Box 6015, Gaithersburg 20877) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chemical weapons -- United States -- Storage -- Management

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPhysical security for the U.S. chemical stockpile
    StatementUnited States General Accounting Office
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination8 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14668430M

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