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Community emergency drought relief program loans and grants to help communities in drought-designated areas : final report 1977. by United States. Economic Development Administration.

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Published by Dept. of Commerce, Economic Development Administration in [Washington] .
Written in English


  • Droughts -- United States.,
  • Disaster relief -- United States.

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Pagination[3], vi, 55 p. :
Number of Pages55
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17817513M

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