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Published by Institute of Public Affairs, University of Texas in Austin .
Written in English



  • Texas.


  • Fire prevention -- Law and legislation -- Texas.

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Statement[by] Minor B. Crager.
SeriesPublic affairs series, no. 77
ContributionsUniversity of Texas. Institute of Public Affairs.
LC ClassificationsJK4801 .T52 no. 77, KFT1581 .T52 no. 77
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 114 p.
Number of Pages114
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4697638M
LC Control Number77631891

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