Review of 1990 census planning
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Review of 1990 census planning hearing before the Subcommittee on Federal Services, Post Office, and Civil Service of the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundredth Congress, second session, June 17, 1988. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Governmental Affairs. Subcommittee on Federal Services, Post Office, and Civil Service.

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  • United States -- Census, 21st, 1990.

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GenreCensus, 21st, 1990.
SeriesS. hrg -- 100-789.
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 101 p. ;
Number of Pages101
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Open LibraryOL17747420M

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