by The Office in Washington, D.C. (P.O. Box 37050, Washington, D.C. 20013) .
Written in English
|Other titles||Promise of closer NASA/DOD cooperation remains largely unfulfilled|
|Statement||United States General Accounting Office|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||46|
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