Basic issues in international relations.

by Peter A. Toma

Publisher: Allyn and Bacon in Boston

Written in English
Published: Pages: 576 Downloads: 390
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StatementPeter A. Toma and Andrew Gyorgy, editors.
ContributionsGyorgy, Andrew, 1917-
LC ClassificationsJX1308 .T6, JX1308 .T6
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 576 p.
Number of Pages576
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14318818M
LC Control Number67017760

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