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U.S. international narcotic control programs and policies

John C. Whitehead

U.S. international narcotic control programs and policies

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Published by U.S. Dept. of State, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of Public Communication, Editorial Division in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drug control -- United States,
  • Drug control -- International cooperation

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesUS international narcotic control programs and policies
    StatementDeputy Secretary Whitehead
    SeriesCurrent policy -- no. 863
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of State. Office of Public Communication. Editorial Division
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3, [1] p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14938861M


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