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current status of the Soviet timber industry.

United States. Central Intelligence Agency. Office of Research and Reports.

current status of the Soviet timber industry.

by United States. Central Intelligence Agency. Office of Research and Reports.

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Published in Washington .
Written in English

  • Lumber trade -- Soviet Union.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    SeriesCIA/RR ER -- 64-19.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 87 p.
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14333486M

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      Timber is a renewable resource and is grown in countries around the globe. This broad availability reduces the amount of transportation needed, allowing the material to be used closer to where it is produced. Timber has a fast growth rate with softwood varieties able to replenish at a .   In a just and merciful world, every Serious Person from Washington D.C. to Beijing would now be trying to get you on the phone. Not with questions like Do we really need linear feet of different brands/flavors of toothpaste or soda in our supermarkets, or Should I try to keep Jamie Dimon or Bo Xilai out of jail? but more like Is the logic of capitalism REALLY the logic of the cancer cell?

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Current status of the Soviet timber industry. Washington, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: United States.

Central Intelligence Agency. Office of Research and Reports. OCLC Number: Notes: "CIA/RR ER " "July "--Cover. On Janu the current People's Commissariat of Defence Industry of the USSR (Народный комиссариат оборонной промышленности) was divided into several departments, including II Main Board responsibility for shipbuilding, transformed into the People's Commissariat of the Shipbuilding Industry.

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