Ethyl alcohol for fuel use
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Ethyl alcohol for fuel use by United States. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms.

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Published by The Bureau : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U. S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English


  • Alcohol as fuel -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Motor fuels -- Law and legislation -- United States.

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StatementDepartment of the Treasury, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms.
The Physical Object
Pagination26 p. ;
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17648903M

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