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Defense industry restructuring clarification of cost and savings issues

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Written in English


  • United States. -- Dept. of Defense -- Appropriations and expenditures,
  • Defense industries -- United States,
  • Defense contracts -- Prices -- United States

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Edition Notes

Other titlesClarification of cost and savings issues
StatementUnited States General Accounting Office, National Security and International Affairs Division
The Physical Object
Pagination7 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15248215M

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