Navy Department"s procurement of forklift trucks hearings before a subcommittee of the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives, Eighty-third Congress, first session, April 14 and 15, 1953. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .

Written in English

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  • United States. Navy -- Supplies and stores.,
  • Forklift trucks.

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LC ClassificationsVC38 1953 .A52
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Paginationiv, 193 p. ;
Number of Pages193
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Open LibraryOL6148731M
LC Control Number53061847

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