United States Customs hints for visitors (nonresidents)
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Published by Dept. of the Treasury, U.S. Customs Service in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • Customs administration and tourism -- United States,
  • Visitors, Foreign -- United States

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Edition Notes

Shipping list no.: 86-659-P

SeriesPublication -- no. 511, Customs publication -- no. 511
The Physical Object
Pagination12 p. :
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14940103M

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