by Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English
|Other titles||Congressional Research Service report for Congress.|
|Series||Major studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1999, 98-403 ENR.|
|Contributions||Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.|
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