U.S. relations with Honduras--1985
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U.S. relations with Honduras--1985 hearing before the Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere Affairs of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-ninth Congress, first session, February 6, 1985. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere Affairs.

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


  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Honduras.,
  • Honduras -- Foreign relations -- United States.

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Paginationiii, 75 p. ;
Number of Pages75
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