Claims against the U.S. government by the Navaho Indian Tribe

hearing before the Subcommittee on Administrative Law and Governmental Relations of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, Ninety-eighth Congress, first session, on H.R. 3533 ... November 2, 1983.
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United States. Claims Court., Navajo Indians -- Claims., Navajo Indians -- Land tenure., Indians of North America -- Cl
Other titlesClaims against the US government by the Navaho Indian Tribe.
LC ClassificationsKF27 .J832 1983q
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Claims against the U.S. government by the Navaho Indian Tribe: hearing before the Subcommittee on Administrative Law and Governmental Relations of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, Ninety-eighth Congress, first session, on H.R.

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