Cocaine and marihuana trafficking in southeastern United States hearings before the Select Committee on Narcotics Abuse and Control, House of Representatives, Ninety-fifth Congress, second session, June 9 and 10, 1978. by United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Narcotics Abuse and Control.

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  • Drug control -- Southern States.,
  • Cocaine.,
  • Marijuana.

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LC ClassificationsKF27.5 .N3 1978
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Paginationiii, 214 p. :
Number of Pages214
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Open LibraryOL4063207M
LC Control Number79600912

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