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Fiscal Year 2016 Budget of the U.S. Government (Book)

Fiscal Year 2016 Budget of the U.S. Government (paper)

By: Executive Office of the President, Office of Management and Budget

GPO Stock # 041-001-00709-1 ISBN: 9780160926785

Officially released on February 2, 2015. 

As the main overview book of the FY2016 Budget request of the President, this volume contains the Budget Message of the President, information on the President’s priorities and budget overviews by...

Price: $37.00
Fiscal Year 2016 Appendix, Budget of the U.S. Government

Fiscal Year 2016 Appendix, Budget of the U.S. Government

By: Executive Office of the President, Office of Management and Budget

GPO Stock # 041-001-00710-5 ISBN: 9780160926792

Officially released on February 2, 2015.

As one of the 4 volumes of the FY2016 Budget request of the President, the popular Fiscal Year Budget Appendix volume presents detailed financial information on individual programs, Federal agencies...

Price: $78.00
Start With Science: USGS Planner 2015

Start With Science: USGS Planner 2015

By: Interior Dept., Geological Survey

GPO Stock # 024-001-03632-1 ISBN: 9780160926587

This year's U.S. Geological Survey's planner theme is: Science for a Changing World. The planner or calendar gives an eye-catching glimpse into the many facets of USGS and describes how their science is an integral part of decision-making around...

Price: $18.00
Hispanic Americans in Congress 1822-2012 (MOBI)

Hispanic Americans in Congress 1822-2012 (MOBI)

By: U.S. House of Representatives

GPO Stock # 052-300-00010-0 ISBN: 9780160923241

Updated through 2012, Hispanic Americans in Congress 1822–2012 is written for a general audience and researched using primary and secondary sources, this book contains a profile of every Hispanic American who has served in Congress....

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Medical Management of Chemical Casualties Handbook

Medical Management of Chemical Casualties Handbook

By: Defense Dept., Army, Borden Institute; US Army Medical Center Department and School; Office of the Surgeon General; and Chemical Casualty Care Division

GPO Stock # 008-023-00149-9 ISBN: 9780160925375

This is a manual for healthcare providers caring for victims of chemical attacks or accidents. It will increase the level of preparedness and response capability of military and civilian practitioners responsible for chemical casualty care. It...

Price: $23.00
Hispanic Americans in Congress 1822-2012 (ePub eBook)

Hispanic Americans in Congress 1822-2012 (ePub eBook)

By: U.S. House of Representatives

GPO Stock # 052-300-00008-8 ISBN: 9780160923234

Updated through 2012, Hispanic Americans in Congress 1822–2012 is written for a general audience and researched using primary and secondary sources, this book contains a profile of every Hispanic American who has served in Congress....

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Report of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence Committee Study of the Cen

The United States Senate Intelligence Committee Report on CIA Defense and Interrogation Program has the official title -- Report of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, Committee Study of the Central Intelligence Agency’s...

Price: $29.00
The Staff Ride

The Staff Ride

By: Defense Dept., Army, Center of Military History

GPO Stock # 008-029-00578-6 ISBN: 9780160925436

Discusses how to plan a staff ride of a battlefield, such as a Civil War battlefield, as part of military training. This brochure demonstrates how a staff ride can be made available to military leaders throughout the Army, not just those in the...

Price: $6.00
The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services 2014 (MOBI)

Clinical Preventive Services 2014: Recommendations of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (MOBI)

By: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

GPO Stock # 017-300-00022-9 ISBN: 9780160926433

The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services presents abridged U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on screening, counseling, and preventive medications for use in primary care practice. The 2014 Guide continues the precedent...

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Women on the Frontlines of Peace and Security

Women on the Frontlines of Peace and Security

By: Defense Dept., National Defense University

GPO Stock # 008-046-00285-1 ISBN: 9780160925559

Women on the Frontlines of Peace and Security advances the critical dialogue on the importance of women in international peace and security. Points out the importance of women in building and keeping peace. Brings together diverse voices...

Price: $42.00
The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services 2014 (ePub)

Guide to Clinical Preventive Services 2014: Recommendations of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (ePub)

By: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

GPO Stock # 017-300-00021-1 ISBN: 9780160926426

The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services presents abridged U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on screening, counseling, and preventive medications for use in primary care practice. The 2014 Guide continues the precedent...

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Code of Federal Regulations, Title 37, Patents, Trademarks, and Copyrights, Revi

Code of Federal Regulations, Title 37, Patents, Trademarks, and Copyrights, Revised as of July 1, 2014

By: National Archives and Records Administration, Office of the Federal Register

GPO Stock # 869-080-00142-6 ISBN: 9780160924675

EST. DELIVERY DATE 09/17/14.

Price: $64.00
United States Sentencing Commission Guidelines Manual 2014

United States Sentencing Commission Guidelines Manual 2014

By: United States Sentencing Commission

GPO Stock # 052-070-07675-5 ISBN: 9780160925498

Data collected by the Sentencing Commission reflect that organizations are sentenced for a wide range of crimes. The most commonly occurring offenses (in order of decreasing frequency) are fraud, environmental waste discharge, tax offenses,...

Price: $68.00
U.S. Army Campaigns of the War of 1812: The Creek War, 1813-1814

U.S. Army Campaigns of the War of 1812: The Creek War, 1813-1814

By: Defense Dept., Army, Center of Military History

GPO Stock # 008-029-00577-8 ISBN: 9780160925429

In many respects, the Creek War of 1813–1814 is considered part of the Southern Theater of the War of 1812. The Creek War grew out of a civil war that pitted Creek Indians striving to maintain their traditional In many respects, the Creek War of...

Price: $6.00
Agricultural Statistics 2013

Agricultural Statistics 2013

By: Agriculture Dept.

GPO Stock # 001-000-04762-1 ISBN: 9780160925405

Agricultural Statistics is published each year to meet the diverse need for a reliable reference book on agricultural production, supplies, consumption, facilities, costs, and returns. Its tables of annual data cover a wide variety of facts in...

Price: $46.00
Federal Benefits for Veterans, Dependents, and Survivors 2014

Federal Benefits for Veterans, Dependents, and Survivors, 2014

By: Veterans Affairs Dept., Office of Public Affairs

GPO Stock # 051-000-00247-4 ISBN: 9780160925085

Veterans of the United States armed forces may be eligible for a broad range of benefits and services provided by the U.S. Depart¬ment of Veterans Affairs (VA). Some of these benefits may be utilized while on active duty. These benefits are...

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College bound students, federal financial aid

College Preparation Checklist (MOBI)

By: Federal Student Aid, U.S. Department of Education

GPO Stock # 065-300-00006-1 ISBN: 9780160926273

The foundational publication for any students (elementary, junior/high school, adult) who are considering college.  This small booklet explains how to prepare academically and financially for college through "to do" lists aimed at students and...

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College bound students, federal financial aid

College Preparation Checklist (ePub eBook)

By: Federal Student Aid, U.S. Department of Education

GPO Stock # 065-300-00005-2 ISBN: 9780160926266

The foundational publication for any students (elementary, junior/high school, adult) who are considering college.  This small booklet explains how to prepare academically and financially for college through "to do" lists aimed at students and...

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College bound students, federal financial aid

Funding Your Education: The Guide to Federal Student Aid (MOBI)

By: Federal Student Aid, U.S. Department of Education

GPO Stock # 065-300-00003-6 ISBN: 9780160926242

This guide provides a description of Federal Student Aid programs and the application process.  Readers will find information on federal student aid as a source for funding postsecondary education, and know where to go for more detailed...

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Economic Indicators, September 2014

By: Congress, Joint Economic Committee

GPO Stock # 752-004-00359-4 ISBN:

Economists, statisticians, financial planners, human resource directors, manufacturing vice presidents, senior business professionals, bankers, accountants, real estate brokers, and general consumers as well as the general media that may report...

Price: $5.00
College bound students, federal financial aid

Funding Your Education: The Guide to Federal Student Aid (ePub eBook)

By: Federal Student Aid, U.S. Department of Education

GPO Stock # 065-300-00002-8 ISBN: 9780160926235

This guide provides a description of Federal Student Aid programs and the application process.  Readers will find information on federal student aid as a source for funding postsecondary education, and know where to go for more detailed...

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Congressional-Executive Commission on China Annual Report, 2014

Congressional-Executive Commission on China Annual Report, 2014

By: Congressional Executive Commission on China

GPO Stock # 052-071-01570-1 ISBN: 9780160925573

As this report shows, Xi Jinping and his administration continue to adhere to the authoritarian model of his predecessors, one whose core tenets are unchallenged leadership of the Party and extensive efforts
to suppress perceived threats...

Price: $33.00

Civil Affairs: Soldiers Become Governors 2014 Reprint (Hardcover)

By: Defense Dept., Army, Center of MilIary History

GPO Stock # 008-029-00572-7 ISBN: 9780160925115

A documentary history with brief narrative introductions illustrating the evolution of civil affairs policy and practice in the Mediterranean and European theaters.
Most important of all, in World War II soldiers became governors in a much...

Price: $83.00

Foreign Relations of the United States, 1969-1976, Volume XXXV, National Security Policy, 1973-1976

By: State Dept., Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Historian

GPO Stock # 044-000-02655-4 ISBN: 9780160917189

This volume documents the Nixon and Ford administrations’ formulation and implementation of national security policy primarily vis-a`-vis the Soviet Union and, to a lesser extent, the People’s Republic of China. It also documents intelligence and...

Price: $79.00
Health Insurance Coverage in the United States: 2013

Health Insurance Coverage in the United States: 2013

By: Commerce Dept., Census Bureau

GPO Stock # 803-005-30097-8 ISBN:

(Part of Current Populations Reports, September 2014 issue subscription)

This report presents statistics on health insurance coverage in the United States based on informa¬tion collected in the 2014 Current Population Survey Annual Social...

Price: $5.00

Army History: The Professional Bulletin of Army History, No. 93, Fall 2014

By: Defense Dept., Army, Center of Military History

GPO Stock # 708-108-00025-1 ISBN:

Features two inspiring articles.

The first, by Joseph C. Scott, an Army officer currently serving with the International Security Assistance Force Joint Command in Kabul, Afghanistan, puts a spotlight on the often-overlooked niche of Union...

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Medical Consequences of Radiological and Nuclear Weapons (MOBI eBook)

By: US Department of Defense, US Army, Borden Institute

GPO Stock # 008-300-00013-5 ISBN: 9780160917578

This volume addresses nuclear events and their consequences for the medical community. Topics covered include acute radiation syndrome, triage and treatment of radiation and combined-injury mass casualties, treatment of internal radionuclide...

Price: $9.99
Medical Reference for Trauma Surgery

Emergency War Surgery, 4th US Revision (MOBI eBook)

By: US Department of Defense, US Army, Borden Institute and US Army Surgeon General Office

GPO Stock # 008-300-00049-6 ISBN: 9780160922657

As an update to the much-referenced 2004 version of Emergency War Surgery, information in this edition reflects lessons learned from American involvement in Iraq and Afghanistan, and represents state-of-the-art principles and practices of forward...

Price: $9.99

Emergency War Surgery, 4th US Revision (ePub eBook)

By: US Department of Defense, US Army, Borden Institute and US Army Surgeon General Office

GPO Stock # 008-300-00048-8 ISBN: 9780160921971

As an update to the much-referenced 2004 version of Emergency War Surgery, information in this edition reflects lessons learned from American involvement in Iraq and Afghanistan, and represents state-of-the-art principles and practices of forward...

Price: $9.99

Medical Consequences of Radiological and Nuclear Weapons (ePub eBook)

By: US Department of Defense, US Army, Borden Institute

GPO Stock # 008-300-00012-7 ISBN: 9780160917585

This volume addresses nuclear events and their consequences for the medical community. Topics covered include acute radiation syndrome, triage and treatment of radiation and combined-injury mass casualties, treatment of internal radionuclide...

Price: $9.99

Economic Indicators, August 2014

By: Congress, Joint Economic Committee

GPO Stock # 752-004-00358-6 ISBN:

Economists, statisticians, financial planners, human resource directors, manufacturing vice presidents, senior business professionals, bankers, accountants, real estate brokers, and general consumers as well as the general media that may report...

Price: $5.00

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 40, General Index J-R

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00657-7 ISBN: 9780160916175

EST. DELIVERY DATE 09/22/14.

Price: $134.00

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 41, General Index, S-Z

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00658-5 ISBN: 9780160916182

EST. DELIVERY DATE 09/24/14.

Price: $143.00
U.S. Coast Guard Incident Management Handbook 2014

U.S. Coast Guard Incident Management Handbook 2014

By: Homeland Security Dept., Coast Guard

GPO Stock # 050-012-00516-8 ISBN: 9780160925092

New 2014 edition.

The Coast Guard Incident Management Handbook (IMH) is designed to assist Coast Guard personnel in the use of the National Incident Management System (NIMS) and the Incident Command System (ICS)...

Price: $23.00
Coming Home: Reentry and Recovery From Space (ePub eBook)

Coming Home: Reentry and Recovery From Space (ePub eBook)

By: US National Aeronautics and Space Administration/NASA

GPO Stock # 033-300-00001-8 ISBN: 9780160918629

 

This study represents a means of highlighting the myriad of technological developments that made possible the safe reentry and return  from space and the landing on Earth. This story extends back at least to the work of Walter Hohmann...

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FAA Safety Briefing, V. 53, No. 5, September/October 2014

By: Transportation Dept., Federal Aviation Administration

GPO Stock # 750-002-00198-2 ISBN:

This issue features the Student Pilot Guide, Part II.  This issue's feature story is Finding the Right Pilot School for pilot training and finding the correct flight intructor for your needs.   Another article witbin this magzine covers "Making...

Price: $4.25
Public Roads, V. 78, No. 1, July/August 2014

Public Roads, V. 78, No. 1, July/August 2014

By: Transportation Dept., Federal Aviation Administration

GPO Stock # 750-005-00152-3 ISBN:

The magazine highlights developments in federal highway policies, programs, and research and technology.  Ground freight transportation is expected to increase by 62 percent by year 2040.  Advisory committees in numberous states are joining...

Price: $9.50

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 39, General Index, D-I

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00656-9 ISBN: 9780160916168

EST. DELIVERY DATE 09/09/14.

Price: $131.00
Weather Spotter's Field Guide: A Guide to Being a SKYWARN Spotter

Weather Spotter\'s Field Guide: A Guide to Being a SKYWARN Spotter

By: Commerce Dept., NOAA, National Weather Service

GPO Stock # 003-017-00568-2 ISBN: 9780160924255

The United States is the most severe weather-prone country in the world. Each year, people in this country cope with an average of 10,000 thunderstorms, 5,000 floods, 1,200 tornadoes, and two land-falling hurricanes. Approximately 90% of all...

Price: $9.00

Foreign Relations of the United States, 1977-1980, V. XXI, Cyprus, Turkey, Greece

By: State Dept., Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Historian

GPO Stock # 044-000-02663-5 ISBN: 9780160923050

This volume is part of a Foreign Relations subseries that documents the most important foreign policy issues of the Jimmy Carter administration. The focus of this volume is on U.S. policy towards the Eastern Mediterranean region. The...

Price: $65.00

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 38, General Index, A-C

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00655-1 ISBN: 9780160916151

EST. DELIVERY DATE 08/26/14.

Price: $128.00
Standard Specifications for Construction of Roads and Bridges on Federal Highway

Standard Specifications for Construction of Roads and Bridges on Federal Highway Projects

By: Transportation Dept., Federal Highway Administration

GPO Stock # 050-001-00346-5 ISBN: 9780160923937

Standard Specifications for Construction of Roads and Bridges on Federal Highway Projectsis issued primarily for constructing roads and bridges on Federal Highway projects under the direct administration of the Federal Highway...

Price: $77.00
Upper Farmington Wild and Scenic River: Junior River Ranger Activity Booklet

Upper Farmington Wild and Scenic River: Junior River Ranger Activity Booklet

By: Interior Dept., National Park Service

GPO Stock # 024-005-01310-5 ISBN: 9780160924231

This hands-on, colorful activity book provides the purpose, history and value of the Farmington River for young children.  Games, puzzles, mazes, “fill-in the blanks” and other educational tidbits are included to educate the young learner about...

Price: $8.00

Thunderstorms, Tornadoes, Lightning, Nature\'s Most Violent Storms: A Preparedness Guide, Including Tornado Safety Information for Schools

By: Commerce Dept.., NOAA, National Weather Service

GPO Stock # 003-017-00569-1 ISBN: 9780160924262

This illustrated guide showcases some facts about weather-related events and suggests life-saving actions you can take, if you find yourself in an unexpected situation resulting from a weather-related event.    The goal of this booklet is to...

Price: $5.00

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 37, Tables, Statutes at Large (1993-2012), Executive Orders, Proclamations, and Reorganization Plans

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00654-2 ISBN: 9780160916144

EST. DELIVERY DATE 07/25/14.

Price: $131.00
65+ in the United States: Special Studies, Current Population Reports

65+ in the United States

By: Commerce Dept., Economics and Statistics Administration, Census Bureau

GPO Stock # 803-005-10065-1 ISBN:

This report examines a range of topics concerning the senior population in the United States aged 65 and older in five chapters. The topics highlighted in the report update trends documented in previous versions of this report, expanding on the...

Price: $30.00
Native American Indians Laws and Regulations

Code of Federal Regulations, Title 25, Indians, Pt. 1-299, Revised as of April 1, 2014

By: National Archives and Records Administration, Office of the Federal Register

GPO Stock # 869-080-00084-5 ISBN: 9780160923555

This printed Part covers regulations relating to employment, education, financial activities, tribal government, land acquisitions & reservations, as well as energy and minerals as it relates to tribal organizations.   Some of the tribal...

Price: $36.00

Studies In Intelligence: Journal of the American Intelligence Professional, Unclassified Articloes From Studies in Intelligence, Volume 58, Number 1 (March 2014)

By: Central Intelligence Agency, Center for the Study of Intelligence

GPO Stock # 041-015-00313-5 ISBN: 9780160924064

Unclassified extracts from Studies in Intelligence Volume 58, Number 1 (March 2014)

Contents
*Document Exploitation After WW II: The Potsdam Archive—Sorting Through 19 Linear Miles of German Records 
Gerhardt...

Price: $11.00

Economic Indicators, May 2014

By: Congress, Joint Economic Committee

GPO Stock # 752-004-00355-1 ISBN:

Economists, statisticians, financial planners, human resource directors, manufacturing vice presidents, senior business professionals, bankers, accountants, real estate brokers, and general consumers as well as the general media that may report...

Price: $5.00

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 36, Tables, Statutes at Large, 1967-1992

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Co0unsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00653-4 ISBN: 9780160916137

EST. DELIVERY DATE 07/02/14.

Price: $135.00

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 35, Popular Names Tables, Revised Titles, Revised Statutes, 1878, and Statutes at Large (1789-1966)

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00652-6 ISBN: 9780160916120

EST. DELIVERY DATE 06/27/14.

Price: $134.00
United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 33, Title 49, Transportation

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 33, Title 49, Transportation

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00650-0 ISBN: 9780160916106

The United States Code (US Code) is the Code of Laws of the United States of America and is a compilation and codification by subject matter of all the general and permanent Federal laws of the United States. This volume contains codified Federal...

Price: $138.00
United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 34, Title 50, War and National Defense to T

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 34, Title 50, War and National Defense to Title 51, National Commercial Space Programs

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00651-8 ISBN: 9780160916113

The United States Code (US Code) is the Code of Laws of the United States of America and is a compilation and codification by subject matter of all the general and permanent Federal laws of the United States. This volume contains codified Federal...

Price: $127.00
Indians laws and regulations

Code of Federal Regulations, Title 25, Indians, Pt. 300-End. Revised as of April 1, 2014

By: National Archives and Records Administration, Office of the Federal Register

GPO Stock # 869-080-00085-3 ISBN: 9780160923562

This printed Part 300-End refers to Volume 2 of Title 25 Indians.  Within this portion, you will find regulations relating to the Indians Arts and Crafts Board to include fees; required licenses; protections for Indian Arts and...

Price: $36.00

Remembering Tiananmen (Chinese Simplified ePub eBook)

By: U.S. Broadcasting Board of Governors

GPO Stock # 079-300-00002-1 ISBN: 9781632180032

Through pictures and video, we explore the evolution of a pro-democracy movement that began peacefully but ended in tragedy on the night of June 3-4, 1989. This book marks the 24th anniversary of the Chinese army crackdown on student...

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Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States, Barack Obama, 2010, Book 2

Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States, Barack Obama, 2010, Book 2, July 1 to December 31, 2010

By: National Archives and Records Administration, Office of the Federal Register

GPO Stock # 069-000-00190-4 ISBN: 9780160866180

 

Fourth volume of the official Public Papers of the Presidents series for President Barack Obama, in a high-quality clothbound...

Price: $143.00
HUMANITIES V.35 #3 May- June 2014;

Humanities, V.35, No. 3, May/June 2014

By: National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities, National Endowment for the Humanities

GPO Stock # 736-002-00176-7 ISBN:

Humanities magazine appeals to a broad audience with interest in the arts, social sciences, and humanities.  This issue may interest a broad number of consumers with interest in writing, writers, history, science discoveries, and African Amiercan...

Price: $9.00
Global Warming; Climate Change; Extreme Weather

Highlights of Climate Change Impacts in the United States: The Third National Climate Assessment (High Resolution -PDF eBook)

By: US Global Change Research Program

GPO Stock # 003-300-00013-7 ISBN: 9780160924279

This book presents the major findings and selected highlights from Climate Change Impacts in the United States, the third National Climate Assessment. The National Climate Assessment assesses the science of climate change and its impacts across...

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United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 31, The Public Health and Welfare, Sections 13601-End to Title 44, Public Printing and Documents

By: House. Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00648-8 ISBN: 9780160916083

EST. DELIVERY DATE 05/26/14.

Price: $139.00

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 30, Title 42, The Public Health and Welfare, Sections 7401-13574

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00647-0 ISBN: 9780160916076

The United States Code (US Code) is the Code of Laws of the United States of America and is a compilation and codification by subject matter of all the general and permanent Federal laws of the United States. This volume contains codified Federal...

Price: $142.00
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