Creating a Department of Homeland Security hearing before the Committee on Science, House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventh Congress, second session, June 27, 2002 by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science

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  • United States. -- Dept. of Homeland Security,
  • Executive departments -- United States -- Reorganization,
  • National security -- United States,
  • Terrorism -- United States -- Prevention

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Paginationiv, 148 p. ;
Number of Pages148
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Open LibraryOL15533514M
ISBN 100160695384
OCLC/WorldCa51773863

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