The results of the President"s Task Force on Returning Global War on Terror Heroes hearing before the Committee on Veterans" Affairs, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, May 9, 2007. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Veterans" Affairs

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  • War on Terrorism, 2001- -- Veterans -- Services for -- United States,
  • War on Terrorism, 2001- -- Veterans -- Medical care -- United States,
  • Interagency coordination -- United States,
  • Delivery of Health Care -- United States,
  • Government Programs -- United States,
  • Hospitals, Veterans -- United States,
  • Interinstitutional Relations -- United States,
  • Veterans -- United States,
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LC ClassificationsKF27 .V4 2007i
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 159 p. :
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22545799M
ISBN 100160808529
ISBN 109780160808524
LC Control Number2008412706

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