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Sexual harassment of military women and improving the military complaint system hearing before the Committee on Armed Services, House of Representatives, One Hundred Third Congress, second session, hearing held March 9, 1994. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Armed Services.

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  • Sexual harassment of women -- United States,
  • Complaints (Military law) -- United States,
  • United States -- Armed Forces -- Women -- Crimes against

Book details:

LC ClassificationsKF27 .A7 1994b
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 276 p. :
Number of Pages276
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL875882M
ISBN 100160462207
LC Control Number95162303

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