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Stockpiling strategic materials an evaluation of the national program by Raymond Frech Mikesell

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Published by American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research in Washington, D.C .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Strategic materials -- Government policy -- United States.,
  • Mineral industries -- Government policy -- United States.,
  • National security -- United States.

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Includes bibliographies.

StatementRaymond F. Mikesell.
SeriesAEI studies ;, 431
LC ClassificationsHC110.S8 M54 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 68 p. ;
Number of Pages68
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2710884M
ISBN 100844735884
LC Control Number86003612

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