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|Statement||Stephanie G. Neuman ; foreword by Ernest Graves.|
|Series||The Washington papers,, 122|
|Contributions||Georgetown University. Center for Strategic and International Studies.|
|LC Classifications||UF530 .N47 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 186 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||186|
|ISBN 10||0275922200, 0275922197|
|LC Control Number||86016911|
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