|Series||House document / 103d Congress, 1st session -- 103-127, House document (United States. Congress. House) -- 103-127|
|Contributions||Clinton, Bill, 1946-, United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs|
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|Pagination||2 p. ;|
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