Claims against the U.S. government by the Navaho Indian Tribe
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Claims against the U.S. government by the Navaho Indian Tribe hearing before the Subcommittee on Administrative Law and Governmental Relations of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, Ninety-eighth Congress, first session, on H.R. 3533 ... November 2, 1983. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Administrative Law and Governmental Relations.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English


  • Indians of North America -- Arizona -- Claims.,
  • Navajo Indians.

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Other titlesClaims against the US government by the Navaho Indian Tribe.
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Paginationiii, 191 p. ;
Number of Pages191
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Open LibraryOL15316075M

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