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Published by Washington Institute for Values in Public Policy in Washington, DC .
Written in English



  • Asia,
  • Soviet Union


  • Asia -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union.,
  • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- Asia.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [73]-77.

Statementby Richard Thornton.
LC ClassificationsDS33.4.S65 T46 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination77 p. ;
Number of Pages77
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2778080M
ISBN 100887020135
LC Control Number86141569

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