|Statement||Joint hearings before the Preparedness Investigating Subcommittee of the Committee on Armed Services and the committee on Aeronautical and Space Sciences, United States Senate, Eighty-sixth Congress, first session ...|
|Contributions||United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Aeronautical and Space Sciences.|
|LC Classifications||UA23 .A4165 1959|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iii, 272 p.|
|Number of Pages||272|
|LC Control Number||59060593|
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