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Proposed closing of Public Health Service hospitals hearings before a subcommittee of the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives, Eighty-ninth Congress, first session by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations. Intergovernmental Relations Subcommittee.

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  • United States. -- Public Health Service,
  • Hospitals -- United States,
  • Merchant mariners -- Medical care

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Other titlesPublic Health Service hospitals
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Paginationv, 147 p. :
Number of Pages147
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Open LibraryOL15492588M

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