State of the U.S. footwear industry

hearing before the Subcommittee on International Trade of the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, Ninety-eighth Congress, second session, May 25, 1984 by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Finance. Subcommittee on International Trade.

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Other titlesState of the US footwear industry
SeriesS. hrg -- 98-1191
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Paginationiv, 203 p. :
Number of Pages203
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