Human rights in Vietnam joint hearing before the Subcommittees on Asia and the Pacific and International Operations and Human Rights of the Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourth Congress, first session, November 8, 1995. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on International Relations. Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific.

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ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on International Relations. Subcommittee on International Operations and Human Rights.
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LC ClassificationsKF27 .I54915 1995j
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Paginationv, 230 p. :
Number of Pages230
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Open LibraryOL729026M
ISBN 100160534720
LC Control Number97118046
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