3 edition of Expenses of the war found in the catalog.
Expenses of the war
|Statement||by Albert Gallatin.|
|LC Classifications||HJ8108 .G3 1848a|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||16 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||16|
|LC Control Number||06034287|
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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gallatin, Albert, War expenses. New York, Bartlett & Welford, (OCoLC) The January Congressional Budget Office semiannual report projected the year costs of the Iraq and Afghan wars would be $ trillion at current levels of operation and $1 trillion if the wars were gradually phased down.
(1) U.S. costs of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq as of - $ billion. One week after President Bush rejected charges the war in Iraq has hurt the US economy, a new book puts a conservative estimate of the war's cost at $3 trillion so far.
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